With the electronics assembly industry predicted to reach a value of approximately $1.5 trillion by 2023, HxGN TV investigates how production technology is developing to keep up with seemingly insatiable consumer demand.
Our demand for new gadgets shows no sign of slowing down. As a result, consumer electronics manufacturing is characterised by high-volume mass production as our favourite products iterate rapidly. When you’re manufacturing on this kind of scale, it’s important that you maximise resource utilisation. In this episode, HxGN TV gets the lowdown on factory asset management.
Until recently, the costs of sustainability initiatives were considered detractions from profitability. However, companies have begun to realise that their own success depends more and more on the ability to address the broad array of issues impacting the fragile world in which we now live.