Great Lakes Manufacturing Council

Time to Accelerate in the Race Toward Industry 4.0

Throughout the world, companies recognize that their success depends on adopting the new digital industrial technologies that are collectively known as Industry 4.0. To assess how quickly this fourth wave of technological advances is gaining momentum, The Boston Consulting Group recently studied the status of adoption in Germany and the US.

BCG’s study found that, so far, companies in the two countries have implemented Industry 4.0 at approximately the same pace.  And, overall companies see the lack of qualified employees as thier biggest challenge implementing Industry 4.0.  To read more, click here.