M&D Report 2020

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M&D Report

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In our sixth annual manufacturing and distribution report, you will gain access to:

  • Survey results covering companies’ priorities and challenges related to advanced technologies, cybersecurity, trade developments, workplace safety, succession planning and environmental issues.
  • Insight into your peers’ strategies and triumphs
  • Actionable advice from Sikich M&D experts
  • Takeaways and tips to apply to each layer of your business

the results

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Technology Haves and Have Nots

peer insight

cybersecurity programs still in need of a tune up

sikich experts weigh in

“Now that a few months have passed and many employees may still be working remotely now or in the future, it’s critical to identify vulnerable spots in your hardware and software.”

little consensus on workplace safety measures

peer insight

trade developments may boost u.s. manufacturing

sikich experts weigh in

“Everyone was swiftly forced to reevaluate their supply chains due to the pandemic – new sellers, new prices, limited supplies, longer delivery times, and more.”

Talent and Culture Present the Key Hurdles in Succession Planning

peer insight

Initiatives to Reduce Environmental Impacts Not Yet Widespread

peer insight

“Energy will be the next huge revolution. Investing in renewable energy isn’t something you can just dip your toes into.”

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