"Digital technology will revolutionize the food sector"
The opportunities afforded by digitalization center around three pillars: sustainability, profitability, and transparency, says Dr. Martine van Veelen, Director of EIT Food West.
"Digitalization is not the aim – delivering customer value is"
Digitalization enables Huhtamaki to meet its ambitions in terms of growth, competitiveness, developing talent and embedding sustainability in everything it does, states Antti Valtokari, Executive Vice President, IT and Process Performance.
"Manufacturers must change both their technology and their culture"
A first step is for companies to evaluate where they are currently and map out exactly where Industry 4.0 can provide the best input to their work, suggests Joe Young, a Senior Research Engineer at the Manufacturing Technology Centre.
How can digitalization deliver circular and sustainable manufacturing?
The virtual roundtable discussion with a focus on the use of digitalization in manufacturing and its operations, data collection and analysis to deliver more sustainable operations was held on April 15, 2021.
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