The auto industry is in the beginning of the 4th industrial evolution, facing the most disruptive and dynamic decade since Henry Ford introduced mass production.

New emerging technologies and consumer demand shape how we use and drive cars. New markets and new players from technology and connectivity sectors are entering, increasing complex supply chains and the traditional value chains are being threatened.

Today, true differentiation in the auto industry is what you do, every day, through repeatable activities to serve your customers better than the competition.

We enable top executives to apply our well-defined standards and patterns of success in how to outthink and outperform rivals, and when to adapt to meet the emerging and disruptive trends and challenges in every segment of the auto industry;

  • autodealers (retail),
  • automakers (manufacturers), and
  • auto OEMs.

We specialize in enabling auto teams build competencies that optimize core operations, supply chains, product development and to innovate in automotive 4.0. We help them meet the new market dynamics demands, how to outthink and outperform rivals, and when to adapt to emerging and disruptive trends.

Emerging & Disruptive Automotive Industry Trends

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What are Standards?

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Find the Standards you need

Details of the different products and prices can be found in the Enterprise and Industry Standards sections.

Speak to our specialist, if you need insight on which standard to choose and how your team can apply them.

Key topics where standards are used

Auto executives address and apply our standards to tackle emerging and discruptive trends, the most critical issues and opportunities – these include:

  • Drive growth
  • Industry 4.0 – Redefine new business and service model (connect car, product development)
  • Innovate and build new competitive advantage with core differentiating capabilities

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  • Digital transformation
  • Deliver superior automotive customer experience
  • Implement value-driven consumer centricity across product development, OEM strategy and brand
  • Define efficiency and innovation throughout the extended value chain
  • Simplify complexity to streamline performance, align and optimize products, operations and supply chain and form smart partnerships
  • Create smart supply chain to increase growth, and manage capacity and risk
  • Rethink smart manufacturing: Digitize workforce and optimize workflow
  • Deliver the promise of automation

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