UK manufacturing success is being held back by an 'inspiration gap', according to its new study of businesses in the sector by Epicor Software Corporation.In its report – Inspired to Make It – more than 300 senior UK manufacturing executives put their company's 'inspiration rating' at 5.7 out of 10 in the study – a measure of how encouraged they feel ...
We tend to regress to the playground when it comes to managing workplace conflict. But simply sending your factory's trouble-makers to the naughty step is not the answer. There are, says Ian Vallely, better ways to deal with clashes at work
Control valves may not be renowned for their rapid development, but actuators and positioners are continuing the transformation.
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It's only fitting to kick off an issue dominated by conflict by declaring war.
Mike Price of The Manufacturing Institute (TMI) on recognising life's priorities
Martin Lee, retiring MD of Entek on another kind of line management
A range of food crates from Goplasticboxes.com that stack and nest is claimed to provide the advantages of traditional bale arm crates, but with the additional benefit of offering a prolonged life span.
When Focus Label Machinery wanted to incorporate further automation into its latest flexographic printing press, the company approached Bosch Rexroth.
When horticultural grower and packer Glinwell installed its latest product packaging facility it was found that the plant's existing compressed air supply needed to be upgraded to meet the increased process air demand.
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