We asked UK manufacturing leaders to tell us about the key things that keep them awake.

The key findings were as follows:


  • Improving labour productivity is the number one challenge for UK manufacturing businesses
  • Half of manufacturers are still using paper and/or spreadsheets to collect and analyse data on the shop floor
  • Manufacturers find that ‘Actual vs Standard’ cost analysis is the most difficult to perform

Download "Key Issues in UK Manufacturing 2016"