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The Future of Manufacturing

Manufacturing is an industry that is constantly evolving. Manufacturers have already invested heavily in smart factory initiatives, consequently seeing 17-20% productivity gains. The factory of the future involves machines, products and people however contrary to past fears of automation and robots replacing people, the factory of the future is empowering people through data and automation.

We have identified 5 key trends affecting manufacturing and how you can utilise Microsoft technology to embrace them.. Microsoft has invested heavily in capability designed specifically to support the manufacturing industry from IoT services to business applications full of manufacturing functionality.

This guide includes:
  • Emerging trends in manufacturing
  • The Microsoft toolkit
  • Introducing Dynamics 365
  • Azure for Manufacturing


Incremental Group helps manufacturers understand and exploit Microsoft technology to drive improvements in their business one step at a time. We work with a wide range of manufacturers across the country including: HiETA Technologies, Harbro, United Fish Industries, Gray Adams, Scottish Leather Group and many more.

We are a leading Microsoft Dynamics Gold Partner helping organisations to drive digital transformation with Microsoft Dynamics 365, AX, NAV and GP solutions. We help organisations with new implementations and upgrades, project recovery and ongoing support.