Manufacturing companies still struggle to keep back-office processes fast and simple, mainly due to less skilled labor, repetitive processes, old-fashioned supply chain and inventory systems, and frequently changing regulatory requirements.
RPA is growing exponentially and it will be a huge game changer for businesses. It aims to transform the entire manufacturing process with the power of intelligent automation that significantly lowers downtime and allows you to focus on quality products.
Forrester predicts RPA will grow from $250 million in 2016 to $2.9 billion in 2021.
This cheat sheet provides an understanding of the potential scope of automation in the top 5 operational areas of manufacturing, as below: