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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Consumers crave trust and control in the Fourth Industrial Revolution

PwC
PwC

  • 90% of consumers are using at least one ‘4th Industrial Revolution’ technology (4IR) including AI, internet of things, blockchain and drones.
  • Consumers willing to share personal data if there’s a big pay-off.
  • Consumers’ confidence with 4IR technologies will decide just how great an opportunity they are for global businesses.

 

A new report from PwC finds consumers are getting on board with Fourth Industrial Revolution (4IR) technologies, with 90% using at least one 4IR technology.

However as digital and physical worlds continue to blend, the rate of adoption may slow unless global businesses address workforce upskilling requirements and consumers’ desire for transparency and control.

The PwC global report, Are we ready for the Four

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2017 Manufacturing Report

Zetes recently conducted a study that reveals the current gap between manufacturing organisations’ operational objectives and what they actually achieve. The study presents the views of senior manufacturing professionals across Europe and South Africa. Key findings: 67% are struggling to share key   >>


Job Opportunities
 
Procurement Specialist - Global Energy Company
     
     Rotterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Senior Category Manager - Oil & Gas Company
     
     Alkmaar  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Procurement Engineer
     
     Best, Noord-Brabant  -  PERM  -  Philips

Commodity Manager - Europe
     
     Putten  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Transport Manager
     
     Schiphol-Rijk  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Chain Project Management WM
     
     Alkmaar  -  TEMP  -  Michael Page

Procurement Engineer Cardiology Informatics
     
     Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant  -  PERM  -  Philips

Project Lead Buyer- Maritime Industry
     
     Papendrecht  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Transformation Manager - Global Supply Chain Client
     
     Eindhoven  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply Planner
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply chain coordinator
     
     Enschede  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel

Procurement Engineer BP
     
     Eindhoven, Noord-Brabant  -  PERM  -  Philips

Category Manager
     
     Amsterdam  -  PERM  -  Michael Page

Supply chain coordinator
     
     Enschede  -  PERM  -  Page Personnel

Physical Distribution Engineer
     
     Best, Noord-Brabant  -  PERM  -  Philips





 
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Last update 5 Dec 2019
Operating conditions deteriorate for first time in over six years in November
   Source: NEVI Netherlands Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
Netherlands 


Retail

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Education
 
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Jan
2020
Introduction to Manufacturing processes
     Amsterdam
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Mar
2020
Fleet Planning and Management
     Amsterdam
30
Mar
2020
3D Printing: The New Industrial Revolution
     Amsterdam
30
Mar
2020
Creativity and Management of Warehouses and Materials
     Amsterdam
13
Apr
2020
Project Management for Supply Chain Professionals
     Amsterdam

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Tudor Rose International is Europe’s leading export market management company specialising in building brands around the world. In business for nearly 30 years, the innovative company mastered an ambitious IT mo...

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The business-to-business competitive environment is dramatically changing, and firms need to learn how to keep up. Manufacturers must attempt to deliver incremental value to enhance business relationships and to do this ...


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