Nylon, Age-Old or Revolutionary?
Nylon, Age-Old or Revolutionary?

Nylon is found everywhere around us. It is in the toothbrush we brush with, the carpets we walk on, the jackets we go skiing in, the baskets in our dishwashers, and the tires on our car. It is hard to believe that nylon has been around for more than 75 years, starting as a replacement for silk in women’s stockings; then becoming strategic to World War II in flak jackets and parachute cord.

 
The Need for Concrete Innovation
The Need for Concrete Innovation

Innovation has become an indispensible part of modern-day business practice. Every company and organization has the word 'innovation' somewhere in its mission, vision or values statement. Even so, many of these companies and organizations still struggle to give concrete expression to innovation. 

 
It’s Never as Simple as It Looks
It’s Never as Simple as It Looks

Wikipedia defines innovation simply as a “new idea, device or method”, but where the simplicity stops is when you try to manage innovation in your company or business. Despite reading many books, attending courses at prestigious business schools and over 30 years of experience at a global company that touted global market and technological leadership I still cannot come up with a clear answer to the question: “How do you manage innovation successfully?

 
Kordsa Talks About Digital Transformation at Textile 4.0 Conference
Kordsa Talks About Digital Transformation at Textile 4.0 Conference

Kordsa participated in the Textile 4.0 Conference, which took place in Amsterdam on October 25–26, to share its practices in tire, construction reinforcement and composite technologies.

 
Are you ready for the perfect storm?
Are you ready for the perfect storm?

Are you ready for the perfect stormConvergence of all the ground breaking new technologies are forming the perfect digital storm for all kinds of industries. Some of the IT and business leaders will use this storm to blow their sails and get ahead of competition, while others will struggle to keep their boats afloat. Leaders of an industry as old and established as manufacturing have even a bigger challenge with their large, legendary but yet legacy systems they navigate.

 
Technology Trends and Issues in Textile Marketing
Technology Trends and Issues in Textile Marketing

Can trends in technology impact a manufacturing industry as old as textile? The answer is absolutely yes and the impact shows many similarities with other B2B and manufacturing sectors. New technologies not only enable new products and capabilities for value creation and competitive advantage, but also offer great opportunities to transform legacy systems and processes for continuous improvement.

 
IoT before IoL (Internet of Lives)
IoT before IoL (Internet of Lives)

IoL (Internet of Lives) may sound like a futuristic concept from a science fiction movie where all the living things are digitally connected. Sadly, it looks inevitable today with the pace that technology is integrating into human beings’ and animals’ bodies with wearable technologies and embedded chips. However, IoT (Internet of Things) is already here, part of our lives and it is here to stay. Regardless of the business you are in, there can be numerous ways where IoT technologies can be utilized to create value or competitive advantage.

 
 

About Kordsa

Established in 1973 as a subsidiary of Sabancı Holding, Kordsa is the leading manufacturer of industrial nylon and polyester yarn, tire cord fabric and single end cord. The success story started in İzmit-Turkey in 1973 with Sabancı Holding’s tire cord manufacturing plant investment.

www.kordsa.com

 
 
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