OpScoop Issue 12: The new kid in town – Olli

Olli - the latest addition to the innovative automotive designs lined up for the future. A 3D printed autonomous, electric shuttle bus that is partially recyclable-this is the simplest definition of the vehicle. Local Motors, the Arizona-based automaker that crowd sources vehicle design is the creator of this little bus and it’s a boxy, far-out … Continue reading OpScoop Issue 12: The new kid in town – Olli

OpScoop Issue 11: Overcoming threats to Digital Supply Chain

Off late the manufacturing industry has been focused on digitally transforming their supply chains. Digitization has revamped the traditional linear supply chain by tightly connecting production with consumer demand. The entire digital supply network(DSN) has its foundation on data. On one hand it is imperative to have open data sharing to ensure a responsive and … Continue reading OpScoop Issue 11: Overcoming threats to Digital Supply Chain

OpScoop Issue 10: Amazon –Heading the way towards On-Demand Clothes Manufacturing

E-Commerce giant Amazon, the Seattle-based company was recently granted a patent that enables custom production of clothing after a customer has placed an order. Standard operating procedure in the apparel industry goes like this: Make clothes, and then sell them. It can take weeks, if not months, to manufacture clothes, so that step has to come first. … Continue reading OpScoop Issue 10: Amazon –Heading the way towards On-Demand Clothes Manufacturing