Industry 4.0 stands for the fourth industrial revolution, characterized by the horizontal and vertical integration of production systems and production resources. The goal is more flexible and cost-effective global manufacturing for customized production. To achieve this, Beiersdorf began laying the foundation years ago for a smart factory based on "simplicity" and "agility". A Travelogue.
„One must also consider whether a customer will soon demand individual packaging or even customer-specific ingredients.“
Cem Dedeoglu, Supply Chain, Global Process and Application Solutions, Beiersdorf Shared Services GmbH