Building on 2020 learnings for a stronger future

Industry analysts Forrester have published their 2021 critical business and technology trends, including five that manufacturers should anticipate. These include:

  1. Certain technologies being forced to the forefront because of the pandemic.
  2. More collaborative supply chains that build in resiliency.
  3. Increased customer expectations for sourcing provenance information.
  4. A high demand for knowledge workers skilled in artificial intelligence.
  5. A shift from short-term disaster planning to planning for long-term resilience.