Industrial manufacturing CEOs challenge the COO agenda

March 30, 2015

The changing shift in focus of COOs in the industrial manufacturing sector based off of PwC’s 18th Annual Global CEO Survey.

Decision making in manufacturing

August 26, 2014

Both speed and sophistication count when you need to make a big decision. New thoughts on how decision-making capabilities are getting an upgrade.

Rethinking innovation in industrial manufacturing: Are you up for the challenge?

January 15, 2014

Rethinking innovation in industrial manufacturing: are you up to the challenge?, is a companion paper to PwC’s thorough survey report on innovation, Breakthrough innovation and growth. It explores the impact that innovation has on growth and examines how leading companies are making innovation work for their organisations. PwC surveyed 249 industrial manufacturing companies across 20 countries.

Transfer pricing for industrial products companies

October 23, 2013

What are the transfer pricing and supply chain implications of mergers and acquisitions for industrial products and services companies? PwC explores the trends.

Industrial manufacturing: Mexico Maquila BEPS scrutiny: PwC

September 17, 2013

In addition to measures proposed in the tax bill presented last September 8th the new head of the Large Taxpayer section of the SAT (Oscar Molina) announced that Mexican authorities have started taking specific actions on Base Erosion and Profit Shifting (BEPS) under a pre-defined action plan, through including anti-avoidance measures in respect of maquila and other business restructurings.

Customer Collaboration Designs Excellence

May 06, 2011

The EC “Green Paper on the future of EU VAT – Towards a simpler, more robust and efficient VAT system” provides a once in a lifetime opportunity for Industrial Products companies to help shape future reforms.

Manufacturing Excellence: Capturing growth markets

January 13, 2011

In this paper, we highlight some examples of manufacturing companies who are already building plants, working with local partners and governments, conducting research – and most importantly, generating significant sales – in key emerging markets. We take a look at why they’ve been successful, and what we think is likely to happen next .