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Disintermediation Is Shaking Up Paper And Packaging

26-Apr-2016 | Alfred Becker

Paper and packaging companies find cutting out middlemen can be simpler and more profitable, and new digital business models are key to making that happen.

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Why UPS Believes 3D Printing Will Shake Up The Supply Chain

22-Apr-2016 | John Ward

As 3D printing goes mainstream, the technology is likely to revolutionize traditional manufacturing and redefine our notion of supply chain logistics.

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IoT In Discrete Manufacturers: Create A Live Business Operation Around Connected Products

20-Apr-2016 | Kai Goerlich

Using IoT to connect products and for strategic asset management has big potentials for discrete manufacturers.