An Aerospace Supplier’s Digital Transformation Has Lift-Off

Industry Week
April 4, 2023
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Aerospace supplier Woodward Inc. implemented software to simulate product design and production runs in real time. The end result accelerated product design cycles and reduced customer negotiation times from months to one week.

Where should you begin your "digital transformation," and how do you stay on track and measure success?

Woodward Inc., a global manufacturer of energy conversion and control solutions for aerospace and industrial equipment, recently implemented digital capabilities within its corporate procurement organization. The goal was to improve cost insights, strengthen supplier collaboration, streamline operations, and improve customer relationships.

Here’s a snapshot of how Woodward is advancing these important capabilities.

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