29 Aug '14, 1pm

Infographic: Global Manufacturing & Supply Chain Through 2014

Back in mid-May, the firm KPMG created an infographic based on its research, called "Global Manufacturing Outlook 2014." As we go into Labor Day, it is a good time to take a look at what the firm thinks the remainder of 2014 has in store for global manufacturing and the supply chain that supports it. In the page that presents the research , KPMG has five key takeaways, but it is the last one that I think will continue to be of importance to our community members: Create strategies to address the 'disruptive complexities' caused by the accelerating pace of change, advances in manufacturing process, material science, decision support tools and break-through innovation. Draw your own conclusions about the rest of the year after looking over the infographic below.

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