Jordan Berkley

Author's details

Name: Jordan Berkley
Date registered: June 28, 2010
URL: http://www.apriso.com

Biography

Jordan Berkley is our green manufacturing expert. Despite his love of the environment, you won’t find him wearing tie-die and singing kumbaya. He likes green cash, and thinks that pollution is just too expensive for any of our pocketbooks. You’ll also see posts from Jordan on Cleantech topics, such as battery, solar or wind manufacturing. Peace out.

Latest posts

  1. The Competitive Advantage of Global Traceability — August 28, 2013
  2. How BPM-based Traceability can go Beyond Regulatory Compliance — May 7, 2013
  3. 5 Reasons to Invest in Global Traceability — April 4, 2013
  4. Investing in Global Traceability to Ease Regulatory Compliance — April 2, 2013
  5. Why a Process-based Approach to Manufacturing and Quality Management Makes Sense — February 13, 2013

Most commented posts

  1. Is Packaging Waste? — 3 comments
  2. BPM and continuous improvement were made for each other — 2 comments
  3. Manufacturing and Engineering Share Common Challenges — 2 comments
  4. Why a Process-based Approach to Manufacturing and Quality Management Makes Sense — 2 comments
  5. How BPM-based Traceability can go Beyond Regulatory Compliance — 1 comment

Author's posts listings

Dec 13 2011

Lean Success, Part 1: If It’s not Complete, It’s not Lean Enough

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There are three steps to achieving Lean success – first step is to approach as a complete solution, covering all production operations and facilities.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/12/lean-success-part-1-if-its-not-complete-its-not-lean-enough/

Sep 08 2011

Riding the Manufacturing Roller Coaster

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Manufacturing doesn’t need to be a theme park with scary, unpredictable roller coaster rides.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/09/riding-the-manufacturing-roller-coaster/

Jun 22 2011

Manufacturing and Engineering Share Common Challenges

Both manufacturers and engineers suffer from working in highly complex environments where point systems are the norm

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/06/manufacturing-and-engineering-share-common-challenges/

Apr 21 2011

What’s Your Energy Management Program for the Next 10 Years?

Visions of energy reduction initiatives are in the air. Recently, I had a conversation with a glass container manufacturer that was targeting a 50 percent reduction in energy usage within 10 yrs. Think about that – do everything you’re doing now, plus grow, while consuming half of the energy you are using now. By now, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/04/what%e2%80%99s-your-energy-management-program-for-the-next-10-years/

Mar 03 2011

Is Packaging Waste?

Packaging materials need not always be considered waste. For some manufacturers, packaging is an integral component of their branding integrity, so must be optimized for recyclability instead of minimized for waste.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2011/03/is-packaging-waste/

Dec 02 2010

Now is the time for Maintenance 2.0

Long the step child of enterprise manufacturing systems, the importance of synchronizing maintenance processes with the rest of your production environment is now gaining considerable attention and scrutiny.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2010/12/now-is-the-time-for-maintenance-2-0/

Oct 20 2010

Do Manufacturing Achievements Translate to the CEO?

Last month we posted on the challenges manufacturers have with measuring and reporting results to their top executives based on a McKinsey Quarterly report. As if you needed any more convincing, the point has been hit home once more by Managing Automation in a recent post

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2010/10/do-manufacturing-achievements-translate-to-the-ceo/

Sep 08 2010

Sustainability Pressures Building for Manufacturers

A recent Deloitte sustainability survey found that many manufacturers are not prepared for expected increases in regulatory and market pressures on sustainability issues. Shortcomings in infrastructure, executive sponsorship and genuine investments in sustainability initiatives are lending credence to accusations of “green washing.”

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2010/09/sustainability-pressures-building-for-manufacturers/

Jul 15 2010

BPM and continuous improvement were made for each other

I was at the North American MESA conference a couple of weeks ago, and it was clear to me that Business Process Management (BPM) was on the verge of getting its due.

Permanent link to this article: http://www.apriso.com/blog/2010/07/bpm-and-continuous-improvement-were-made-for-each-other/

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