ERP provider, K3 Syspro reveals how a better decision-making process in the automotive industry can be enhanced with data.
Last year was difficult for UK manufacturing. Output fell, exports were poor and some industries, such as steel, found it difficult to remain competitive.
One beacon of hope was the automotive sector, one of few industries in the UK where innovation is accelerating at rapid pace. And it’s not surprising if you look at the adoption of technology in this sector.
The first implementation of robotics in the UK automotive sector was as far back as the 1960s and, ever since, the industry has been striving towards production lines that are more efficient, flexible and precise.
As automotive manufacturing continues to strive towards greater innovation and heightened productivity, it needs to continue to leverage technology and information to build a competitive advantage.