Our survey of 281 senior manufacturing industry executives revealed that many manufacturers see blockchain’s distributed ledger technology as a tool for proactively building differentiating capabilities. Among the key findings:
They believe that blockchain will herald a new era of collaboration-driven opportunities.
They are experimenting with a healthy dose of open type platforms in their blockchain initiatives as a means of building new business opportunities.
They are keen to leverage tamper-proof digital transaction history capability of blockchain to deliver customer value as well as make internal processes more efficient.