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Adidas is shutting down the robotic factories that were supposed to be its future

Adidas is shutting down the robotic factories that were supposed to be its future

The highly automated and expensive project was supposed to change how Adidas made its sneakers.
Sneakers’ global footprint

Sneakers’ global footprint

As China's economy develops, manufacturers are moving to other Asian locations.
Nearshoring Basics  for Software Development

Nearshoring Basics for Software Development

Globalized markets provide opportunities for thinking outside the box on labor questions — or even outside borders in the form of nearshoring. The past few decades have seen a boom in outsourcing to
Nearshoring vs Offshoring – Which is Better for Your Business?

Nearshoring vs Offshoring – Which is Better for Your Business?

Most people use the terms “outsourcing” and “offshoring” interchangeably- in their minds, they are the same thing. However, it’s important…
In an age of super-fast fashion, Mexico and Turkey may be the new China

In an age of super-fast fashion, Mexico and Turkey may be the new China

Fashion’s global supply chains run thick and fast through China. It’s by far the world’s biggest clothing exporter (pdf), a status it acquired by being…