Category Archive: Operational efficiency

May 10 2017

Collaborative Robots are Making Automation Possible for SMEs (Part 1)

This is the first of a 2-part series addressing the impact of adopting collaborative robots in the SME manufacturing environment.  Although there is a lot of hype about robots taking jobs away from humans, the truth is today many industries still rely on human processes. According to the Boston Consulting Group, only 10% of tasks …

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Apr 12 2017

CENTER OF EXCELLENCE: Optimizing key step in realizing MES/MOM operational transformation

In a previous post, I wrote about the latest Gartner/MESA survey of manufacturers who have deployed MES across their enterprise. This survey is conducted annually by Gartner, a global technology firm, and the Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association, and it provides important insights into the experience of more than 100 MES-user companies. What the survey revealed …

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Mar 17 2016

What’s Missing From Your Manufacturing Processes?

Take a closer look at your manufacturing processes to gain insights into performance improvement and elevated operational excellence.

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Jan 07 2016

Cost of Downtime Calculator Tool

downtime calculator tool

Use this uptime calculator to estimate the cost of downtime, and to justify investment in a new maintenance management solution.

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Oct 06 2015

How to Better Manage Your Remote Shipping Services

Here are three observations on how manufacturers can best manage shipping and transportation logistics.

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