What is smart manufacturing? Not a single concept, but a whole family of technologies that brings efficiency and new opportunities to manufacturing – and, in turn, the entire supply chain.
This industrial revolution goes by the name industry 4.0. It is not without its potential risks, but the advantages could not be clearer. Here is a look at some of the most important technologies coming of age in industry 4.0, as well as the details on how they can help manufacturing companies work smarter, plan better and take on the global marketplace with greater confidence than ever.
Ilika plc (LON:IKA) is a pioneer in materials innovation and has been inventing new materials for energy and electronics applications for over a decade. Global brands such as Rolls Royce and Toyota have long term collaborations with Ilika’s development teams.