Digital factories 2020-shaping the future of manufacturing


Digitisation is radically changing the face of manufacturing companies. Digital factories are transformation manufacturing, as companies implement innovative technology and look for employees with fundamentally different types of qualifications.

Our research shows that leading industrial companies are already investing in rolling out digital solutions. In this report, we provide an overview of how far industrial companies have come and what challenges they face.

For this publication, 200 industrial companies in Germany were surveyed and we also portray 7 digital leaders who have already excelled in implementing breakthrough Industry 4.0 solutions.

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Dr. Reinhard Geissbauer
Global Lead Digital Operations Impact Center, PwC Germany
Tel: +49 170 939 1263

Stefan Schrauf
Global Lead Digital Supply Chain Solutions, PwC Germany
Tel: +49 151 461 23326

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