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Products are Dead – Service and Software are the new stars also for the Power & Automation Equipment Industry

In my previous posts (Industry Introduction) and here (Industry Landscape) I gave an outline and of our latest Point of View for the Power & Automation Equipment Industry and and overview of the industry landscape. Today, let’s discuss the Business Model Evolution of the P&AE Industry. In subsequent posts we’ll touch upon Impact of Emerging […]

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Execution by Innovation (EBI): An approach for internalizing the innovation

Innovation has become a buzzword in the corporate world. Everyone talks about innovation… Product innovation, process innovation, business model innovation and the like. Why is this? Because innovation creates more excitement, generates more demand, and brings more revenue and profit. A recent study from the UK Innovation Research centre indicates that those companies that are […]

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Experience Innovation: Why now?

Imagine combining an electronics retailer, a bedding store, a hotel and a sleep clinic into a relaxation center where people can experience new products and services while they are having tests for sleep apnea. Current studies suggest that 62 percent of American adults experience sleep issues at least a few nights per week.(1) Such a […]

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Intelligent Manufacturing…The Drive towards the Future.

It’s often said that to understand the future, you need to look to the past. I’m generally someone who prefers to be present in the moment. But when it comes to technology, the ability to look into a crystal ball and visualize the future is a huge advantage when most people are only looking to […]

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Re: 3D Printing – Transforming The Supply Chain: Part 1

In response to: 3D Printing – Transforming The Supply Chain: Part 1 Hi Leonard, great post - what's the time line defined in your benefits analysis?

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3D Printing – Transforming The Supply Chain: Part 1

There is a great deal of buzz around 3D printing (also known as 3D manufacturing or additive manufacturing in its broader terms) in today ’ s tech press. 3D manufacturing's increasing prominence is underscored by President Obama ’ s inaugural...

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Gangnam Style and Social Media

Over the last year, we've witnessed the power of social media, including spontaneous diffusion of massively viral video. Gangnam Style, the K-pop video by Psy, was arguably last year's biggest song. Racking up more than a billion views on...

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