11 Feb

Are B2B Digital Commerce Platforms Fueling Ecosystem Models for Manufacturers?

Neel Mandal   Research Director, IDC Manufacturing InsightsRead full bio It’s no longer only about process innovation or efficiency improvement within the four walls of the enterprise. Manufacturing organizations of all sizes are seizing the opportunity of digital commerce as the next engine of growth. Many are accelerating their uptake of eCommerce as the crucial first step to […]

05 Jul

Business Ecosystem – Today’s Manufacturer; Tomorrow’s Platform Player

          Neel Mandal Research Director, IDC Manufacturing Insights Read full bio  @neel_idc Business ecosystems have started to play an increasingly major role for manufacturing. As people and things become connected, no manufacturer can successfully meet growing customer expectations on its own. Non-traditional players, often without any manufacturing legacy, are innovating service […]

20 Dec

Digital Transformation: Where European Manufacturing is Today, and the Challenges it Will Have to Master? Key Takeaways From the IDC Manufacturing Summit 2017

Stefani Naujoks Senior Research Manager, IDC Manufacturing Insights Read full bio   @s_naujoks Maggie Slowik Senior Research Analyst, IDC Manufacturing Insights Read full bio   @MaggieSlowik Lorenzo Veronesi Research Manager, IDC Manufacturing Insights Read full bio The 5th edition of the IDC Pan-European Manufacturing Summit took place in Dublin this year. Themed “Win Fast, Scale Fact, Innovate […]