With something as vast as manufacturing, there cannot be a single way to approach it. While Asian manufacturing has tended to focus on cheaper labor or high tech, Italy has a very different style. Although it does not have particularly cheap labor or high levels of technological knowhow, Italy does offer an excellence in design and quality that have made it brands highly sought after.
The following articles look at the Italian manufacturing industry and products. They also examine Italian fashion and how Italy become a leader in these fields.