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A strategy of outsourcing the easiest jobs to the cheapest labor environment may seem like a win, but it misses out on the full potential of innovations emerging from APAC and benefiting the global enterprise. Hank Marcy, Senior Global VP at Hitachi, Bissel, and Whirlpool, shares how modularizing your product line can reap untold benefits for a global manufacturer.Listen to this episode
Design engineers can be the first line of defense against rising product costs, but only if they’re empowered by real-time data-driven models. Patrick O’Brien talks about the tools he wishes every designer had to save their companies cost overruns, engineering change orders, and unnecessary headaches.Listen to this episode
As buyers prioritize sustainability in their large capital investments, manufacturers will need to factor total lifecycle costs into their pricing. Aerospace executive Bernard Hensey shares his insights on lifecycle dynamics from a career selling and servicing commercial airliners.Listen to this episode
Supply chain disruptions can come from components shortages, political unrest, or even just the weather. Sourcing expert Lily Thomas shares how to use data to mitigate the cost of disruptions and turn supply chain resiliency into a competitive advantage.Listen to this episode
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