The Latest en How to Get Next Generation Lean Back into Focus <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Lean initiatives should focus on overall revenue-related waste reduction.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Ideaxchange Lean / Six-Sigma Supplier Relationships Operations Supply Chain The Latest Mon, 24 Oct 2016 01:28:00 +0000 424601 at Rockwell Collins Buying B/E Aerospace for $6.4 Billion <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The deal, which is slated to close in early 2017, is the latest in a spate of mergers involving suppliers to Boeing Co. and Airbus Group SE as the commercial aircraft industry braces for slower growth following a decade-long sales cycle. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Expansion Management Finance The Latest Sun, 23 Oct 2016 23:06:00 +0000 424591 at Rockwell Collins Manufacturing Day and Month Activities Continue to Engage New Audiences <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The manufacturing community across America continues its efforts to inspire the next generations of manufacturers. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Manufacturing Day Recruiting / Retention Workforce The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 21:08:00 +0000 422191 at Thinkstock British Tobacco Lights up $47 Billion Bid for Reynolds <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>The deal, worth the equivalent of 43 billion euros for the 58% of Reynolds that BAT does not yet own, would cement its status as one of the world's largest tobacco companies.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Growth Strategies Leadership The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 20:54:00 +0000 423971 at Getty Images The Additive Risk of Additive Manufacturing <div class="field-byline"> Deborah Golden &amp; Kelly Marchese, Deloitte </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>How to Manage the Cyber Threats that Come with 3-D Printing. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Strategic Planning & Execution Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 19:00:00 +0000 413251 at Samsung’s Biggest Problem? Its Phones Can’t Be Fixed <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>There’s plenty of reason to blame Samsung for its Note 7 debacle. It rushed the phone to market. It didn’t subject the batteries to independent testing, as its competitors routinely do. It was slow to acknowledge the scale of the problem. And it failed to properly coordinate its response with regulators. Oh, and it created a product that can no longer be easily repaired or refurbished.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Corporate Responsibility Leadership Technology The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:48:00 +0000 423711 at George Frey, Getty Images The New IIoT Security Framework: Some Guiding Principles <div class="field-byline"> John Tuccillo, Sr VP of Global Industry and Govt Affairs, Schneider Electric </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>A conversation with systems security expert Robert Martin highlights the need for sharing security best practices across industries.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IndustryWeek Wire Internet of Things Institute (IoTI) Supply Chain Technology IoT and the Digitization of Manufacturing The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:23:00 +0000 423701 at Faces of Manufacturing: Machining's a Thrill Ride for Former Drag Racer <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>My proudest moment would probably have to be when (Formtek's president) came to me and said, 'Pick out the machine that you feel we need.'"</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Events Manufacturing Day The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:55:00 +0000 423691 at Female CEOs -- Is There Equality at the Top? [INFOGRAPHIC] <div class="field-byline"> Tower Gate Insurance </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>Is there equality at the top? What's your estimate of how many of the 600 companies in the FTSE 100 and S&P 500 are led by women?</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> IndustryWeek Wire Companies & Executives Leadership Workforce The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 17:31:00 +0000 423541 at The Only Thing on Autopilot at Tesla Is the Hype Machine <div class="node-body article-body"><div></div>After a spate of accidents and death, one might assume Tesla would take things more cautiously with its next iteration of autonomous technology. Instead, Tesla introduced its Autopilot 2.0 hardware with the promise that all the cars it builds from now on will have hardware capable of “the highest levels of autonomy.”</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Companies & Executives Emerging Technologies Quality Safety Leadership Operations Technology The Latest Fri, 21 Oct 2016 16:27:00 +0000 423511 at Spencer Platt, Getty Images