Wed, 04 Jan 2017 12:18:00 +0000IBM has announced a new collaboration with the BMW Group, through which the companies will work together to explore the role of Watson cognitive computing in personalising the driving experience and creating more intuitive driver support systems for cars of the future.
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 22:52:00 +0000According to a new report from The Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT), digital manufacturing presents a £74bn opportunity for UK industry over the next 20 years, and a potentially step-change moment for the global automotive industry.
Wed, 30 Nov 2016 23:56:00 +0000Based on its recent analysis of the automotive cloud-based dealer management solution (DMS) market, Frost & Sullivan recognises with the 2016 Europe Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Service Leadership.
Wed, 09 Nov 2016 22:04:00 +0000Harman International Industries, Incorporated, the connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, will present and discuss the company's latest End-to-End Telematics Security Solution at the escar Europe Automotive Cyber Security Conference.
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 23:03:00 +0000New and used car and van dealer Now Vauxhall was originally London based, but spread its wings this year to include 8 dealerships in Swindon and Marlborough in Wiltshire.
Wed, 02 Nov 2016 22:55:00 +0000Thousands of jobs in the UK automotive supply chain received a significant boost last week with the announcement by Britain's second largest car manufacturer that it will build two of its next generation models in Sunderland.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 09:35:00 +0100Infor, provider of business applications specialised by industry and built for the Cloud, has deployed WMS from the Infor SCE suite at another warehouse of LADA Image, the official distributor of spare parts for LADA automobiles.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 10:59:00 +0100Dassault Systèmes has announced that its 3DExperience platform has now reached its 10,000th production user at Groupe Renault.
Thu, 06 Oct 2016 09:52:00 +0100Within two months of an initial consultation, Data Interchange provided Bolta US – a subsidiary of international polymer manufacturer, Bolta Werke – with a bespoke and tested standalone EDI (electronic data interchange) solution.
Wed, 31 Aug 2016 22:36:00 +0100As leading EDI (electronic data interchange) solutions provider, Data Interchange, celebrates its 30th year, it continues to look to the future.
Thu, 25 Aug 2016 09:29:00 +0100TU-Automotive has announced that four senior digital OEM execs will join the keynotes at TU-Automotive Europe 2016 Conference & Expo (November 2-3, Internationales Congress Center München, Germany).
Wed, 29 Jun 2016 22:12:00 +0100New concepts in personal transport built on digital technologies could reduce the amount of cars needed on urban roads globally by up to 20 million vehicles per year in 2025, offering huge sustainability benefits and an improved experience for travellers.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:55:00 +0100Fullers Logistics has extended its contract with BMW Group UK for a further five years to act as the automotive manufacturer's Dealer Metro Distribution Centre (DMDC) based in Slough, Berkshire.
Thu, 16 Jun 2016 09:45:00 +0100Infor has announced that Rosenbauer International AG has chosen to implement enterprise resource planning (ERP) and business intelligence (BI) software from Infor.
Wed, 13 Apr 2016 13:34:00 +0100Following on from the special profile in our March 2013 edition, Manufacturing & Logistics IT chief editor Ed Holden spoke again with Vittorio Boero, chief information officer at Ferrari, about how the sports and luxury car manufacture's intensive five-year IT re-structuring roadmap, first put in place in 2012, is progressing and the benefits it is bringing to the company.
Thu, 07 Apr 2016 10:01:00 +0100By Terry Onica, director of automotive, QAD.
Wed, 16 Mar 2016 20:52:00 +0000Manhattan Associates, Inc. was selected as a 2015 Supplier of the Year by General Motors (GM). The annual award recognises GM's global suppliers who have delivered superior service and made significant contributions to the company.
Thu, 07 Jan 2016 08:51:00 +0000TU-Automotive has been acquired by Penton in a move that strengthens both Penton and TU-Automotive's position as a leading provider of events and digital information for the fast growing automotive technology and Internet of Things (IoT) segments.
Wed, 16 Dec 2015 18:50:00 +0000By Gavin Oberholzer, Strategic Account Manager, HSO Enterprise Solutions.
Wed, 09 Dec 2015 22:10:00 +0000Mercedes-Benz in Bremen is testing a new RFID tag to detect moisture during leakage tests.
Wed, 18 Nov 2015 14:40:00 +0000Andrew Page, the UK automotive parts, tools and equipment distributor, has cut accidents and reduced speeding by 97% after implementing a telematics system from Masternaut.
Wed, 22 Jul 2015 12:50:00 +0100Cincom CPQ, the configure-price-quote software solution from Cincom Systems, has been selected by speciality vehicle manufacturer, Dennis Eagle Ltd., the refuse collection vehicle producer, to address its CPQ needs.
Thu, 25 Jun 2015 08:46:00 +0100Indigo has announced that Tetrosyl has significantly increased sales order dispatch rates and achieved annual cost savings of £200,000, since implementing Indigo's WMS solution.
Wed, 17 Jun 2015 21:52:00 +0100By Stefan Issing, global automotive industry director at IFS.
Thu, 23 Apr 2015 09:14:00 +0100The current F1 season season officially got under way at the first race in Melbourne, Australia, on 15th March. Manufacturing & Logistics IT thought it timely to speak with Williams' IT director, Graeme Hackland, about how IT plays such an important part for the company, both in the world of F1 and in the wider field of technological innovation.