Collaboration—both internally as well as externally with supply chain partners and customers—is no longer a nice-to-have capability. The reality today is if you don’t have a way to easily encourage the type of collaboration that leads to true innovation, you’re not only putting profit at risk but also your own survival as a business.
A recently released study by the MPI Group, Collaborate and Innovate for High-Performance Results, highlights how manufacturers are trying (and often failing) to collaborate for accelerated innovation. The results show that manufacturers with collaborative process are more likely to innovate—and improve and yet only half are doing so.
DOWNLOAD THE WHITE PAPER to learn the best practices and tools that support collaboration—and the performances they impact. The white paper examines how real companies are currently collaborating and how various groups within these companies are impacted.
These groups include:
- Research and Development
- Supply Chain
- Sales, Marketing and Support