It’s War! Smart Manufacturing and the Fourth Industrial Revolution

Marko Vrbnjak Industry news Leave a Comment

We are at the beginning of a manufacturing arms race. The European Commission recently announced a €2 billion investment into ‘Factories of the Future’. President Obama earmarked US$1 billion for a network of 15 manufacturing innovation institutes across the US. At stake is a huge portion of global trade. Figures suggest that 30 per cent of US imports from China …

Highlights from the UDI Conference 2016 and Medical Device and Diagnostic Labeling Conference

Susan Gosnell Medical Devices Leave a Comment

In late April I attended a couple of medical device industry conferences which were both eye-opening in different ways. The looming issue of UDI compliance was at the heart of both conferences, though they took contrasting approaches. UDI Conference 2016, Baltimore MD, April 18-19 This was an official FDA-sponsored event, where a large number of delegates from medical device manufacturers, …

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2016 predictions for the AIDC industry

Ken Moir Industry news Leave a Comment

By Ken Moir, Marketing Director, NiceLabel SMBs and large enterprises alike are making a big shift toward legacy system modernization.  A key component of these modernization initiatives is labeling. Things like government and industry regulation, customer responsiveness, operational efficiency, varying production volumes, supply chain collaboration and brand protection are forcing companies to take a hard look at the systems and …

 

Ken Moir Discusses Standardizing Labeling for the Modern Supply Chain

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This post was originally published at the SAPinsder website. Ken Moir, VP of Marketing at NiceLabel, joins the SAPinsider Studio at the SCM, CRM, and IoT 2016 event in Las Vegas to talk about labeling challenges and how NiceLabel and SAP work together to deliver a standardized labeling and marking process that mitigates risk and increases agility. Here is an edited …