VDMA: Path for the “Made in China 2025” strategy
23.10.2016 China has been no longer a low wage-cost country for a long time now. Its rapid climb to become the second largest national economy in the world goes together with strong growth in wage costs
VDMA: No communication without data security
22.10.2016 Networking brings the flexibility needed in production
VDMA: Industry 4.0 applications give boost to plastics and rubber machinery at K 2016
21.10.2016 To bring Industry 4.0 to life with practical examples is the aim that the VDMA Plastics and Rubber Machinery Association and its member firms have set themselves for K 2016.
VDMA: The automotive industry is the driver for Industry 4.0
21.10.2016 Networking brings the flexibility needed in production
VDMA: No way to avoid Industry 4.0 at K 2016
20.10.2016 Networking and digitalisation in production, summarised by the term Industry 4.0, counts among the central themes at K 2016, which has started on 19 October in Düsseldorf.
Innovation made in Germany - LOPEC and BMWi help new businesses enter the market
18.10.2016 For the first time, new businesses in the field of printed electronics are being given the opportunity at LOPEC 2017 to take part in the support program of the Federal Ministry of Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi).
Working Group II will examine the market prospects of energy technologies in Europe, China and Indonesia at this year's Members' Meeting on November 11, 2016 in Berlin.
Joint study from the VDMA and McKinsey: annual growth for machinery companies was 7 percent from 2010 to 2014 – EBIT margin was 10 percent – less momentum in the future from today's growth markets – digitization making new business models necessary.
Nach der Wirtschaft hat auch die Politik den afrikanischen Kontinent als wichtiges Zukunftsthema entdeckt. Richard Clemens, Geschäftsführer, VDMA Nahrungsmittelmaschinen und Verpackungsmaschinen, äußert sich in einem Kurzinterview zu den Motiven.