The Latest en Manufacturing History - A Look at Advertising Through the Decades [SLIDESHOW] <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>Take a stroll through a century of manufacturing advertising and promotion - from Lipton in 1860 to Coca-Cola in 1963. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Finance Leadership Operations The Latest Thu, 26 Nov 2015 15:26:00 +0000 191871 at The IndustryWeek News Quiz: November 25 <div class="node-body gallery-body"><div></div>The IW News Quiz is back for a holiday batch of questions and answers about the week's manufacturing news, so click away and find out how closely you've been following the headlines.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Quiz The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 18:14:00 +0000 191861 at Challenges of Securing IIoT and Ensuring Plant Safety <div class="field-byline"> Mary McDonald, Schneider Electric, vice president, U.S. industry sales, channel &amp; offer marketing </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The era of the Industrial Internet of Things is upon us, and new challenges related to securing factories and plants seem to pop up every day. Here, a primer for how to defend your floor and prepare yourself for the evermore digital future.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Technology IoT The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:39:00 +0000 191851 at Schneider Electric C-Level Execs: Cloud Will Shape Future More Than Any Other Tech <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Mobile solutions and Internet of Things (or Industrial Internet, whatever you want to call it is cool) round out the top three and lap the rest of the field.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Cloud Computing Emerging Technologies Global Economy Technology The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 17:03:00 +0000 191841 at Statista How Are You Engaging Your Next Generation of Customers? <div class="field-byline"> Shawn Casemore </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Are you providing an appealing customer experience for millennials?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Growth Strategies Leadership The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:11:00 +0000 191831 at Manufacturers Seek Buyers for ‘Machine People’ at Robotics Conference <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>China is already the leading market for industrial robots, accounting for a quarter of global sales.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Robotics Technology The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:09:00 +0000 191821 at <p>Robots perform football during the World Robot Exhibition 2015 &nbsp;in Beijing.</p> by ChinaFotoPress Bezos Claims Space Breakthrough with Blue Origin Reusable Rocket <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The Amazon and Blue Origin boss calls the tech a game-changer because it totally alters the cost structure of space travel, and could ultimately help lead to millions of people living and working in space.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Transportation Leadership Supply Chain Technology The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 15:02:00 +0000 191811 at <p>Blue Origin founder Jeff Bezos discusses the BE-4 rocket engine at a September news conference. The company made some waves by landing the first reusable rocket, though SpaceX boss Elon Musk clarified what it meant.</p> Win McNamee, Getty Images The Tesla Model X Can Be Yours, For Just $80,000 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>More than 20,000 orders have already poured in for the luxury SUV since Elon Musk unveiled it in September. (Those falcon-wing doors are pretty darn cool.)</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Transportation Leadership Supply Chain Technology The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:47:00 +0000 191801 at <p>Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk emerges from the new Model X during the vehicle&#39;s launch event in late September. More than 20,000 orders have already come in for the Model X, which starts at $80,000.</p> Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Takata Employees Warned of Airbag Issues … in 2000 <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>According to one engineer, the problem had 'gone beyond all reasonable bounds and now most likely constitutes fraud' 15 years ago.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Legislation Safety Transportation Global Economy Operations Supply Chain The Latest Wed, 25 Nov 2015 14:06:00 +0000 191791 at <p>Takata tests its airbags with a crash-test dummy in its Auburn Hills, Mich., facility. Problems for the company continue, with the latest punch being a report that says the company was warned by employees of its exploding airbags back in 2000.</p> Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Manufacturing's Digital Future <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How the Internet of Things, cloud, data analytics and a host of other ready-for-primetime technologies redefines the business of manufacturing.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Automation Emerging Technologies Growth Strategies Information Technology Strategic Planning & Execution Leadership Technology None IoT The Latest Tue, 24 Nov 2015 22:15:00 +0000 191741 at