Tagged: Managing Automation

Seagate Award

Seagate Award

This article originally appeared in Managing Automation. U.S.-based hard disk drive maker Seagate Technology International today won the prestigious Singapore Manufacturing Excellence Award. The award, presented by Singapore’s Economic Development Board in cooperation with...

Robots to China

Robots to China

This article originally appeared in Managing Automation. In yet another sign that China is now at the forefront of manufacturing, ABB Robotics has moved its world headquarters from Detroit to Shanghai, China. ABB Robotics...

Automation in China

Automation in China

This article originally appeared in Managing Automation. China may be the low-wage manufacturing capital of the world, but not every company comes here to save money on labor. Instead, as China develops its own...

Supply Chain Challenges

Supply Chain Challenges

This article originally appeared in Managing Automation. SHANGHAI — About two dozen supply chain executives from around the world gathered here earlier this month to discuss the business-technology challenges of managing their dispersed and...

RFID in China

RFID in China

This article originally appeared in Managing Automation. Haier Group, China’s leading home-appliance manufacturer, is ready to do away with bar codes. Today, Haier uses bar codes to track items through the production process and...