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Process technology strategy

Automation or manual labour? One size does not fit all

Process flow design relies on material, information and customer processing technologies. When effectively executed, it can significantly increase the impact of your customer service levels and cost-to-serve.

Process technology strategy

Automation is often considered the key to becoming competitive in Western Europe. At the same time, automation can easily create inflexibility, which can slow down response times to market. We can therefore conclude that this traditional approach to efficiency might not be the ideal solution for everybody – especially in challenging economic times.

To achieve the sufficient speed and agility needed for each customer-driven step, it is important that you choose the right approach to designing your process flows. At Implement Consulting Group, we can help you ensure that the level of automation in your operation goes hand in hand with your supply chain footprint and labour costs.

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