Manufacturing - Supply Management

Manufacturing

The Boxer is a light armoured personnel carrier ©DPA/PA Images
MoD hopes Boxer will boost Welsh supply chains
'Flatline feel' to UK manufacturing
The brand already makes some shoes and items of clothing from recycled plastics ©Adidas
Adidas to use only recycled polyester by 2024
The change aims to improve the group’s efficiency and flexibility ©Volkswagen AG
Volkswagen shakes up components supply
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Global focus on… polymers
The Asia Floor Wage Alliance said it found persistent rights violations against Walmart supply chain workers
Sexual exploitation alleged in Walmart supplier factories
Toyota was the only manufacturer to buck the trend and see an improvement in SRM ©Toyota PLC
Supplier relations worsen in automotive sector
Ikea's Coal Removal Project has helped Chinese manufacturers move to cleaner energy ©Ikea
Ikea is helping its supply chain remove coal
Adidas and Reebok top transparency index
President Ramaphosa spoke at the Commonwealth Business Forum in London this week ©PA Images
Commonwealth urged to prepare for fourth industrial revolution
The firm says this is the first use of robotics in the same vicinity as human workers
Fujitsu introduces ‘human-robot collaboration’ to production
Some businesses are considering reshoring parts of manufacturing to protect quality ©DPA/PA Images
Manufacturing quality hampered by supply chain issues