Wearable Technology In The Manufacturing Workplace

May 28, 2014

Today, wearable technology — devices such as Pebble, GoPro, Jawbone, Google Glass and FitBit are just a few examples — is an exciting new trend in the consumer world. For more evidence of this technology’s popularity, consider that Amazon.com recently announced the launch of its wearable technology store to give customers access to a wide array of the most popular wearable devices.

But many think that wearable technology may soon become a valuable tool in the manufacturing workplace, and one that can deliver a number of significant benefits. For example, if implemented correctly, wearable technology has the potential to transform manufacturing processes, improve productivity, increase efficiency, and even enhance employee engagement.

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