Humans still have an important role to play in manufacturing and supply chain environments. The world is changing but what does this mean for the future of work? Pierfranceso Manenti, vice president – research, SCM World, explains.
There has been a lot of scaremongering about the future of workers’ jobs and the role manufacturing technology plays in this; the fear of being replaced by a robot has existed for decades and is one that the media loves to play on. Pierfranceso Manenti, vice president – research, The reality, however, is more subtle. Jobs in industry will continue to exist, but […]