This white paper highlights the key challenges facing the manufacturing industry, and discusses how the 2007 Microsoft® Office system can help maximize employee contributions and enhance business performance with innovative and powerful enterprise capabilities.
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subsectors: aerospace, automotive and industrial equipment (OEM and supplier), chemical, consumer packaged goods (CPG) , general manufacturing, high-tech (OEMs, consumer electronics, and semiconductors), oil / gas / utilities, and pharmaceuticals. For the purpose of this white paper, the manufacturing industry consists of a single entity; however, when specific distinctions exist in the subsectors, they have been duly highlighted. 3 An analysis of the key trends, issues, and challenges within the various