In the automotive industry, the only thing that is constant is change. New model years constantly appear, as do further regulations covering energy efficiency, safety and emissions. Automakers, suppliers and their OEMs need automation solutions that are flexible, easily modified and offer the performance necessary to keep production moving at top speed. Via over 260 partner manufacturers such as Festo, CC‑Link offers a wide variety of solutions from body-in-white assembly through paint to trim and final assembly. Large scale applications with both leading Asian and US manufacturers confirm that CC‑Link is a global standard for the automotive industry.