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Germany Announces Five Industry 4.0 Competence Centers for SMEs

The German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) has appointed its first five Centers of Competence to help support the country’s small- and medium-sized manufacturing enterprises in the development and adoption of Industry 4.0 technologi…
Popular Discussions Last week, the German Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) appointed its first five Centers of Competence to help support the country&rsquo… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/germany-announces-five-industry-40-competence-centers-smes/

Hannover Fair Opens With Talk of Industrie 4.0, Transformation in India

From small packaging companies to the largest diversified industrial giants, to the opening ceremony speech at the 68th Hannover Fair yesterday by German Chancellor Angela Merkel, the idea of Industrie 4.0, the expected next wave of progress in manufactur…
From small packaging companies to the largest diversified industrial giants, to the opening ceremony speech at the 68th Hannover Fair yesterday by German Chancellor Angela Merkel,… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/hannover-fair-opens-talk-industrie-40-transformation-india/

Euro Elections: What Do They Mean for the Future for European Manufacturing?

Last week, over 40% of the 500 million citizens across the 28-nation European Union voted for their representatives to the European Parliament for the next five years. The results were announced on Sunday. Some called the event ‘an earthquake’! It also ra…
Last week, over 40% of the 500 million citizens across the 28-nation European Union voted for their representatives to the European Parliament for the next five years. The results… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/euro-elections-what-do-they-mean-future-european-manufacturing/

Hannover Fair: The Challenges of Transition to Industry 4.0

It’s rare for the world to converge around a shared vision of the future of manufacturing, but there was a distinct sense of alignment during last week’s massive industrial fair in Hannover, Germany. However, there was also increasing acknowledgement that…
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European Manufacturing Brightens: Is The Euro-Recovery Finally Underway?

It’s been a long time coming, but European manufacturing sector growth now looks set to return before the end of the year.
Popular Discussions It may have been a long time coming, but is European manufacturing growth now set to return before the end of the year? Europe's manufacturing sector has … http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/european-manufacturing-brightens-euro-recovery-finally-underway/

Is Manufacturing Bouncing Back? Global Activity Points To A Better 2013

Following an erratic and worrying 2012 for many of the world’s major industrial economies, global manufacturing posted a welcome rise in activity for the first month of 2013.
Following an erratic and worrying 2012 for many of the world’s major industrial economies, global manufacturing posted a welcome rise in activity for the first month of 2013… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/manufacturing-bouncing-back-global-activity-points-better-20/

Germany Suffers As Eurozone Manufacturing Dives in October

Industrial contraction impacted most of the 17 Euro-zone countries last month including Europe’s manufacturing powerhouse in Germany. Only Ireland didn’t show a drop manufacturing activity across the region in October, while debt-ridden Italy posted the m…
Industrial contraction impacted most of the 17 Eurozone countries last month including Europe’s manufacturing powerhouse in Germany. Only Ireland didn’t show a drop ma… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/discussion/germany-suffers-eurozone-manufacturing-dives-october/

Reinventing Manufacturing: Germany’s Fulfilling Future

Manufacturing helped Germany recover from the last recession faster than any other major industrialized country. Will rising investments drive its manufacturing future?
Manufacturing helped Germany recover from the last recession faster than any other major industrialized country. Will rising investments drive its manufacturing future? A recent … http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/reinventing-manufacturing-germanys-fulfilling-future/

Record Year For Industrial Machinery: Are You Investing?

The recent economic downturn hit the global industrial machinery business hard as manufacturers around the world slashed back on equipment renewal projects and trimmed investment budgets. Traditionally long lead times for such capital-intensive factory au…
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German Manufacturing Flatlines: Eurozone in Contraction

Europe’s manufacturing sector is not enjoying the late summer months.
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Us Against the World

When an offshore manufacturer uses government subsidies or support to sell its products in the U.S. or another country at prices below what it charges in its home market, or in quantities that can’t be explained by normal market competition, it’s called d…
When an offshore manufacturer uses government subsidies or support to sell its products in the U.S. or another country at prices below what it charges in its home market, or in qu… http://wiki.gilcommunity.com/blog/us-against-world/

Doom Or Boom Ahead For Manufacturing Jobs? The Future’s Still Not Clear

At first glance, it may look like a gloomy picture when reading about the latest slowdowns in the monthly manufacturing output figures from around the world.
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MAPI Reports Solid Prospects for European Manufacturing

It’s not going to be easy of course. General economic uncertainty, the Greek debt crisis causing daily street riots, Portugal and Ireland in bail out, Spain still teetering on the economic edge, and global competition banging ever louder on Europe's doors…
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Germany’s Growing Skills Crisis: Time For Global Action?

In a culture renowned for its engineering and manufacturing prowess, it may seem strange that one of the world’s foremost manufacturing economies is facing a growing skills gap.
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Eurozone Manufacturing Slows Sharply in June

Preliminary estimates released today by economic forecasters Markit show the purchasing managers´ index (PMI) for manufacturing across the Eurozone fell to 52.0 points in June. That’s down sharply from 54.6 in May, and has dipped to an 18-month low.
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