Industrials Tag

Spotlight Sandvik: The Future Will Be Printed in 3D

11 Jan, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

One behavior demonstrated by innovative companies is a tendency to embrace change, to apply the tools of the digital revolution to drive innovation within companies that then permeates entire industries. One example of an old school company embracing new tools is Sandvik. Based in Stockholm,...

Spotlight Elbit Systems: The Brains Behind Border Security

22 Feb, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Knowledge Leaders

Pilots used to say, “speed is life.” But things have changed, says former F-15 pilot Bob Edmonds, now of Elbit Systems, in a recent white paper. Today, “information is life.” Because for military pilots, lack of data can lead to spatial disorientation, or worse, fatalities....

Is European Industrial Machinery Headed for a Breakdown?

07 May, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

The volume of new orders received by German industrial firms unexpectedly fell in March, according to data released today: In contrast to expectations for a slight rise (+0.3% m/m), the -2.8% m/m decline was led by a steep decline in export orders and, in particular,...

France: Business Confidence

25 Nov, by Knowledge Leaders Team in Uncategorized

In contrast to a predicted deterioration, France’s survey of confidence among manufacturers managed to remain unchanged in November: And this is perhaps not surprising, given that Industrial companies in MSCI France have led all other sectors in performance over the last four years: But is...