PwC’s future in sight series explores the disruptive forces set to transform industries in the future.

Are you ready for a new industrial order?

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A shock wave in the form of a new industrial revolution is taking place. It’s reshaping the foundations of many industries. And it’s bringing down the walls between others as the boundaries between suppliers, producers and consumers and, in some cases, between whole industries shift.

Technological change is creating historic shifts in industry footprints. Over the next ten years, we think this process will accelerate. Traditional industry classifications will need to be rewritten. Where industry boundaries begin, where they end and who are the main players will all be up for grabs in a number of sectors. We look at what’s happening in different industries. Will we see a new industrial order? Are completely new sectors emerging? And, crucially, is your company ready?

 

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