Redefining Service to Succeed in a Servitization-Centered Economy

Welcome to Day Two of Field Service event at the JW Marriott Hotel in Palm Springs with field service professionals, after-sales service innovators and solution providers coming together for the perfect learning and networking environment for organizations looking to advance modern service together. Yesterday morning we heard from thought-leaders about the digitization of field service […]

Preparing After-sales Service for Servitization Readiness: Field Service Workshop

We’re here at the Field Service event at the JW Marriott Hotel in Palm Springs with field service professionals, after-sales service innovators and solution providers coming together for the perfect learning and networking environment for organizations looking to advance modern service together. This morning we heard from thought-leaders about the digitization of field service and […]

Is Servitization the Key to Heavy Trucking’s Long-term Success?

The heavy trucking industry is booming and there isn’t a slowdown in sight. The number of in-service Class 8 trucks (U.S.) is expected to hover around 3.76 million between 2019-2023 and reach 4.07 million by 2024-2028. This high level of demand is forcing manufacturers to reshape the way they serve their customers. Now more than […]

The 3 People Primed For Service Transformation in 2019

People are the core of after-sales service organizations, making up the workforce that keeps engines running and processes improving. And, despite a natural resistance to change during the evolution of any business, it’s crucial for everyone in the organization to buy into the value of evolving with the industry. Manufacturing as we know it is […]

It’s Game Time: The Time to Shift to Servitization is Now

There has never been a more important time for manufacturers to drastically change the way the after-sales service side of their business functions. And, over the next twelve months, time management will be crucial – from the way it’s allocated, prioritized and spent – and the progress manufacturers make along the journey to servitization could […]

Average Is Never Good Enough: Revolutionizing the Way Manufacturers View Success

Up until now, manufacturers’ historic dependence on service and parts revenue alone hasn’t inspired product development with servitization and maximized product uptime in mind. In fact, traditional, break-fix service business models were intentionally designed to inevitably fail at some time during their lifecycle. Originally, this model created opportunities for manufacturers to sell high-margin parts and […]