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  1. Redundancies loom as Coles eyes automation spend to catch Woolworths

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    Coles will spend more than $700 million over the next five years building two new automated distribution centres to replace five existing warehouses in an…

  2. Industry Expert Q&A with Adrian Higgins – Software Development Manager at Planet Innovation Pty Ltd

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    Why did you choose to get into Software Engineering? When looking at the other disciplines I found mechanical was limited to the psychical world and…

  3. The supply chain planner of the future

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    New technologies could revolutionize planning. Will the supply chain planner become obsolete? Advances in supply chain 4.0 technologies have recently triggered thoughts and visions of…

  4. Manufacturing growth continues, albeit at slower pace

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    The Australian Industry Group Australian Performance of Manufacturing Index (Australian PMI) fell by 5.4 points to 52.0 points, indicating continuing but slower growth across the…

  5. Industry Expert Q&A with Matt Mannix – Global Engineering Manager at ANCA CNC Machines

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    Why did you choose to get into Engineering? I chose engineering because I wanted an outlet to be creative and to utilise my analytical skills….

  6. Are you a future-ready manufacturer?

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    While innovation is important, the key for the average manufacturing plant looking for a toehold is knowing your customers and their needs just a little…