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This guide is for SMMs that don’t have time to sort through overwhelming amounts of information about Industry 4.0 technologies. We hope to provide answers to some of your questions and concerns, so you can begin adopting technologies that make sense for your company.





The Recession Proofing Your Business whitepaper provides Here are some steps to take to help protect your business from the inevitable turbulence in the economy and create ongoing resilience.








The Energy Efficiency whitepaper talks about energy assessments.  Energy assessments have two principal purposes: to determine how much energy is consumed for each purpose or function in a manufacturing environment, and how much of that energy can be saved at what price.





The Lean Transformation whitepaper shows that successful lean transformations require a multi-faceted approach.  This is not an overnight solution.  It is a never-ending journey of continuous improvement as an organization responds to its customers with new products, opens new channels and markets, and introduces new technologies in both its products and processes.  The rewards of this journey can be bountiful.