Video: Key 2019 Trends Amongst Service-Centric Manufacturers

In this new video interview, Field Service News sits down with Astea’s Managing Director – EMEA John Hunt to explore the key trends for service-centric manufacturers as we head into 2019.

As we prepare for 2019, there are a few key trends that stand out among service-centric manufacturers. That’s what Kris Oldland, Field Service News‘ Editor-in-Chief, recently discussed with John Hunt, Astea’s Managing Director, EMEA. Kris and John share insights from a survey of leading manufacturers that sheds light on the service industry’s biggest goal for 2019: increasing innovation, agility, and resources to support new “as-a-service” offerings that blur the lines between products and services.

Check it out now in the video interview Key 2019 Trends Amongst Service-Centric Manufacturers.

Here’s a short excerpt:

During the full webcast, Kris and John discuss critical issues including:

  • 75% of respondents claim service revenue has increased over the last 5 years, so are we moving into a world of servitization at full speed now?
  • What can service companies learn from how the software sector adopted the SaaS model?
  • Technologies like mobile, IoT and social media have been leveraged to improve service delivery, but is it a double-edged sword since customers are more empowered and informed than ever before?
  • How do service organizations compete with the best service any given customer experiences, not just their direct competitors?

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