Microfactories Move to Full Production – IndustryWeek

In the news 02.20.2019
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Manufacturing technology is ready to embrace the agile microfactory. This concept of a small, highly automated manufacturing space requires a smaller labor force and uses far less energy and materials. Microfactories also are a prime example of the ethos by which the manufacturing industry was born: innovation.

Oqton CTO Ben Schrauwen shares his perspective in this IndustryWeek article.

 

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The new contract manufacturer can operate an agile microfactory that’s capable of high-mix, low-volume business with low cost and high ROI.