Cost Drivers in Build to Print

Most people are familiar with the concept of total cost of ownership (TCO). TCO helps articulate the cost of owning a product or system, establish the ROI, and justify the investment. TCO calculations are usually based on unit costs and, often, these do not factor in...

Six Key Reasons to Automate Your Manufacturing

Automation is synonymous with advanced manufacturing. Factory automation has been an important ingredient in not only the modern factory, but also in production environments from the past. While many factories are not fully automated, particularly among small- to...