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      <JournalTitle>Allana Management Journal of Research, Pune</JournalTitle>
      <PISSN>? ?2581-3137 (</PISSN>
      <EISSN>) 2231 - 0290 (Print)</EISSN>
      <Volume-Issue>Volume 8, Issue 2 </Volume-Issue>
      <Season>July 2018 - December 2018</Season>
      <ArticleType>General Management</ArticleType>
      <ArticleTitle>Impact of Disruptive Technology in Manufacturing industries business environment</ArticleTitle>
          <FirstName>Dr. Subhash</FirstName>
          <FirstName>Dr. Subhash</FirstName>
      <Abstract>The acronym VUCA stands for Volatility, Uncertainty, Complexity and&#13;
Ambiguity which was coined by the US during world war I. Since then this&#13;
acronym is used in business economic scenario as well. Indian business&#13;
scenario has undergone a sea change due to the process of liberalization was&#13;
introduced by the Government of India in 1991 which can be best described by&#13;
VUCA. Post liberalization Indian firms have started practicing strategic&#13;
planning seriously. The advent of digital technology has led to disruption,&#13;
which has great impact on business environment world over and&#13;
manufacturing industries are no exception..&#13;
Strategy basically emphasizes on planning as to how use of technology helps in&#13;
increasing profitability and growth of organization which in turn helps in&#13;
creating ROI for shareholders. The optimum utilization of resources for creating&#13;
a brand and reputation in market has become norm of the day. These are&#13;
results of contribution of better strategic planning which in turn contributes&#13;
towards business prospects. Thus prior strategy planning leads business firm&#13;
achieve leadership in market. Use of Digital technology will help in innovation&#13;
and creativity. The research paper focuses on the challenges and its impact on&#13;
manufacturing industries business environment. The key Strategies to be&#13;
highlighted from the research paper is:&#13;
? Technological aid in legitimizing business.&#13;
? How versatile employee has become the need of the hour for every&#13;
? How advent of Digitization impacts manual operation practices.&#13;
? Better strategic moves like merger, acquisition, diversification etc will be&#13;
? Business friendly Government policy like deregulation, free trade policy,&#13;
labour intensive policy etc., will play positive role.</Abstract>
      <Keywords>Globalization, stakeholders, combustible, trend, digitization, strategies, multi-skilling, automation etc.</Keywords>
        <Abstract>https://aimsjournal.org/ubijournal-v1copy/journals/abstract.php?article_id=6166&amp;title=Impact of Disruptive Technology in Manufacturing industries&#13;
business environment</Abstract>