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Infographic: The inflection point for the factory of the future


Johannesburg, 10 Feb 2021
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2020 has been a year that has seen unprecedented disruption for most industries due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Amid the pandemic, the world could not afford for manufacturing and distribution to grind to a halt.

Before the shifting point of the pandemic, businesses opted to offshore operations to drive cost and efficiency control. On home ground, these businesses did not need to invest in assets or innovation.

During the pandemic, manufacturers and distributors had to contend with the rise of a new remote workforce, supply chain disruptions and inefficient business systems.

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