Last updated on September 21st, 2020 at 01:22 pm
Manufacturing may not have faced the same immediate disruptions from the coronavirus pandemic that restaurants and retail stores did, but the industry has seen its share of challenges.
Companies have seen demand for their products evaporate overnight, others have faced spikes in demand that pushed them to the limits of their capacity. All companies are searching for ways to keep employees safe and their production moving.
But with challenges comes opportunity. Opportunities to ask why we do things a certain way, go after new markets, reimagine processes, and consider what the future will look like.
The annual BizTimes Next Generation Manufacturing Summit, taking place Oct. 15, will help business leaders turn the page on 2020 and prepare for 2021. The event will address issues like the evolving talent landscape, the potential for onshoring, addressing supply chain vulnerabilities, the importance of