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  1. The supply chain planner of the future


    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…

  2. Manufacturing growth continues, albeit at slower pace


    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…

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


    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….

  4. Are you a future-ready manufacturer?


    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…

  5. VIC gov to boost regional manufacturing in Shepparton


    The Victorian government has announced the launch of a Manufacturing Cluster in Shepparton in northern Victoria as part of a $5 million state-wide scheme to…

  6. What will the future of freight look like in Australia?


    According to a report by Deakin University into the future of Australia’s supply chain, the future of freight could see drones delivering mail and autonomously-driven…