Chinese firms prepare to charge into Europe’s electric car market | Manufacturing sector

Tesla boss Elon Musk is not known for admiring his competition, but when Chinese manufacturer Nio made its 100,000th electric car last week, he offered his congratulations. It was a mark of respect from a chief executive who had been through “manufacturing hell” with his own company. Yet it is Continue Reading

Indonesian village turns red as floods hit batik dye manufacturing hub- Tempemail

A surreal, blood-red river inundated the Indonesian village of Jenggot after floods hit a nearby batik factory on Saturday, causing a frenzy on social media. Thousands of users on Twitter shared photos and videos of the village south of Pekalongan city in Central Java being flooded by crimson-coloured water, which some Continue Reading

Foxconn gets approval to begin manufacturing at Andhra plant: Xiaomi- Tempemail

Read Article Amid uncertainties over letting mobile and original equipment manufacturers (OEM) reopening factories, Xiaomi India has confirmed Foxconn that manufactures its phones has received necessary approval to reopen its plant in Andhra Pradesh. “Foxconn has received the necessary approval to begin its operations. We expect production to start in Continue Reading

Top industry body welcomes move to open mobile manufacturing in India- Tempemail

Read Article The India Cellular And Electronics Association (ICEA) has welcomed the governments decision to let the IT manufacturing units including mobile phones resume operations from May 4. In a statement, the ICEA said the new MHA notification has clearly defined the hotspots, red, orange and green zones and explicitly Continue Reading

Post-Lockdown: Manufacturing Industry Should Look At These Technologies For Survival- Tempemail

Read Article Speculations around an extended lockdown do not come as surprise to people given the spike in numbers of COVID-19 affected persons. The government is already taking some hard war-like situation decisions by deploying police forces to maintain lockdown restrictions and using military-level surveillance to monitor the cases and Continue Reading

How technology is enabling the Indian manufacturing sector to fight the COVID19 battle- Tempemail

Read Article Enabling Work from Home (WFH)Piramal Glass was able to respond very quickly to the national lockdown announcement. Many employees already had laptops to connect swiftly to the networks and work from home (WFH). As most of the systems are cloud based, it becomes easy to provide connectivity. In Continue Reading

India lays out $11 billion roadmap to boost electronics manufacturing – Benchmarking Change- Tempemail

India’s cabinet has approved a 480 billion rupees (A$11.1 billion) plan to boost electronics manufacturing and woo large investment to a country which, following Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s Make-in-India drive, has become the world’s second-biggest mobile phone manufacturer. New Delhi will provide companies a production-linked incentive of 4 percent to Continue Reading

Razer is modifying some of its manufacturing lines to produce surgical masks for health industry

In brief: Tan said Razer intends to donate up to one million masks to healthcare authorities around the globe. The first batch will go out to facilities in Singapore. The company’s global and regional offices will be reaching out to local governments and health authorities to help distribute additional supplies, Continue Reading

New Getac ZX70 G2 Tablet Brings Mobile Performance to Utilities, Manufacturing and Transport & Logistics Professionals- Tempemail

Read Article Getac has today announced the launch of the ZX70 G2, a fully-rugged, highly portable tablet that’s purpose-built to boost productivity and decrease downtime for mobile field professionals in the utilities, manufacturing, and transport & logistics (T&L) sectors. The ZX70 G2 builds on the proven track record of Getac’s Continue Reading

Big data, predictive analytics, top investment priority for Indian manufacturing companies- Tempemail

Read Article As significant disruptions across Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), big data and predictive analytics continue to capture the attention of manufacturers, an EY study titled “‘Will the next transformation in manufacturing be led by digital?” found that 66% of manufacturing firms in India ranked big data and predictive Continue Reading