The MIT SMR Strategy Forum examines whether restrictions on skilled immigration in the United States will cause business to shift operations overseas.
New factory audit processes make it possible to evaluate supplier performance in more depth.
The process of bringing assembly work back to U.S. factories from abroad is more challenging than the economics would predict.
Willy C. Shih
Chinese companies are reengineering new product development in ways that reduce lead times.
Peter J. Williamson and Eden Yin
For a decade, China was automatically the answer to many manufacturing questions. That’s changing.
David Simchi-Levi, James Paul Peruvankal, Narendra Mulani, Bill Read and John Ferreira
Outsourcing complex product development work subjects companies to significant uncertainty.