Financial Times journalist Peter Marsh has created an intriguing map of how manufacturing developed over time, where it is today and how a new industrial revolution will transform it in the future. Marsh uses various examples to illustrate his observations. He has created a richly textured book, though the weight of data is at times overwhelming. getAbstract recommends it to anyone interested in the future of commerce.
In this summary, you will learn
- How manufacturing developed and evolved,
- What the next industrial revolution will bring, and
- How manufacturers are using global value chains to optimize their operations.
About the Author
Veteran Financial Times journalist Peter Marsh covers manufacturing.