Why you still need a physical office with a distributed work model
Distributed agile working is at the core of Hack and Craft. And now coronavirus has forced most companies into remote working, its benefits are becoming clear even to the most traditional businesses.
How lifecycle costing tools can boost customer relationship management strategies
Lifecycle costing tools unlock the true cost of business assets, and can help providers demonstrate why their products deliver the best value for money.
OCR: applying a laser-like vision to manufacturing processes
Optical Character Recognition (OCR) is not a new technology, but advances in artificial intelligence will enable manufacturers to get more value out of it.
How machine vision is changing the manufacturing industry
The manufacturing industry is becoming more sophisticated as a result of advances in technology.
5 key trends in Industrial IoT for 2020
Hack & Craft reports on five IIoT trends driving change in 2020.
Real-time insight: connected factories and the future of manufacturing
The Industrial Internet of Things offers manufacturers real-time visibility into their processes, assets and supply chain, but security is still a concern.
On the road to a greener system of vehicle manufacturing
A silent revolution is transforming the UK’s automotive industry.
Why man and machine need to work together for the best results
Despite fears of technology taking our jobs, new research reminds us that the best results still emerge when man and machine work effectively together.
How drones are helping to protect the environment
Easy-to-fly drones allow conservationists to monitor everything from animal populations to climate change – and even restore fire-damaged forests and coral reefs.
The data that's driving China's hidden champions
Chinese companies are an increasingly proactive force on the global economy, but what factors underpin their growth?