SICK AG: vertical integration for Industry 4.0 with track and trace

Aspects such as transparency and traceability are playing an increasingly essential role for manufacturers – particularly as the level of variability in the production lines of large automobile plants is constantly on the rise and assembly lines are seeing ever more variants installed in parallel. Continuous data recording with RFID on the vehicle itself can be used to identify a customized dream car through the entire production process right through to delivery.