The trend toward digitization of nearly all aspects of operations can bring significant business benefits to companies in the consumer packaged goods (CPG) industry. But those benefits will only be realized if companies have fast, reliable access to data, which is driving another trend: the need for industrial edge data centers.
Benefits of digitization First, let’s discuss the various benefits that digitization can bring for CPG companies.
One is traceability, which is important for companies in the food and beverage industry, pharmaceuticals and more. To meet industry regulations, they increasingly need to trace every part of their processes and potentially those of their suppliers. A milk producer, for example, has to trace where the milk came from, where it was bottled, and where it’s ultimately sold. Digitization, with technologies such as bar codes, sensors and RFID readers, makes the process feasible – but it produces a lot of data.
Monitoring their supply chain can also help..

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Sustainability is back on top of the agenda in Mining & Metals. It is the “right thing to do”, but it is also driven by the need to respond to reputational crises, environmental disasters, investor pressure and the evolving social licence to operate,
The broadest and clearest definition says that sustainability focuses on meeting the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their needs. The concept of sustainability is composed of three pillars: economic, environmental, and social—also known informally as profits, planet, and people (see Investopia definition of sustainability here).
In very recent times, just a few examples we have seen from major companies, academics and major industry groups include:
a landmark speech by BHP’s CEO, Andrew Mackenzie where out BHP’s response to the challenge of global warming is laid out (for the first time addressing Scope 3 Emissions) the re-definition of the purpose of an organisation to state sharehold..

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