The digital transformation of manufacturing companies is progressing only very hesitantly in this country. There is still a serious gap between the great importance universally attached to digital change and the actual implementation of strategy-led digitalization initiatives.
Many companies have now embarked on a journey towards digitalization. The vast majority, however, focus almost exclusively on internal process improvements. Only very few companies are pursuing a comprehensive digital strategy that also addresses the topic of “digital business models”.
According to TMG's assessment, anyone who limits themselves to isolated or even “actionist” projects in the course of the digitalization process runs a high risk of coming under pressure from several directions at once:
Sooner or later, no company will be able to escape the digital challenge. The current issue of TMG INSIGHTS provides numerous ideas and recommendations on how companies can tackle the challenge posed by digital transformation and what needs to be taken into account in doing so.