Not for the first time, the UK construction industry faces a perfect storm.
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Buildings constructed with reusable materials create added value in an industry where sustainability is increasingly in the spotlight
The construction industry’s traditional focus on the task at hand has restricted investment in digital technologies, but a drive to adopt cross-platform building information modelling may now be unstoppable
Building with prefabricated and modular units made off site has the potential to provide good-quality homes and offices built for the mainstream market at speed
At every level, from conceptual design, new materials and construction to maintenance, innovative digital devices, applications and methodologies are making their mark in the building industry
Construction technology is on the cusp of transforming the industry into a digital-first enterprise
Precisely what is meant by the cloud often depends on who you’re speaking to and what they’re trying to sell
Abolishing famine and limiting climate change cannot be mutually exclusive aims says Christiana Figueres, former executive secretary of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change
DNA-specific food, tailored to individual consumers, looks set to open up new revenue streams, at least for niche producers
Gene-edited food has the potential to feed the world’s hungry, but may be blocked in the European Union
Food “waste” should be rethought as a valuable resource which can be used to create value and combat climate change
According to recent research by FleishmanHillard, 91 per cent of customers say food is part of their values and belief system, but many restaurants are struggling
The idea that data holds the key to great value is widely accepted by businesses today, but the journey to achieving it requires careful steps that many aren’t yet prepared for
Innovative ways to analyse customer data are setting the scene for a new-age of B2B loyalty
Emerging technologies are on course to personalise the B2B customer journey
Trendy new technologies no doubt have the power to transform customer experience, but when done badly they can also isolate buyers who miss the human touch and may worry about the use of their data. How can brands create a successful CRM in the digital age?
Customer experience is the beating heart of any company. Chris Mean, chief operating officer at Columbus UK, describes how Customer Experience Management can intelligently inform business decisions.
Cloud formations are changing and opening up new opportunities for organisations that stand to profit from exciting future developments in the industry
Software development is starting up in countries previously unassociated with information technology, providing an opportunity for economic growth in emerging markets
As big data gets ever bigger, so do datacentres, gobbling up more energy and spewing out harmful greenhouse gases. Here are five innovative projects slashing their environmental impact