Tag Archive: Center of Excellence

Apr 30 2013

A New Model for Manufacturing Innovation


Take a modern approach to manufacturing innovation to capture greater success, market leadership and competitive advantage

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Dec 20 2012

What Is IT Virtualization, and what is Its Role in Manufacturing’s Future?


Is IT Virtualization a Good Strategy for you to Consider in a Manufacturing Environment?

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Sep 06 2012

It’s Not Easy Being a Best-in-Class Medical Device Manufacturer


Being a best in class medical device manufacturer requires simultaneously improving product innovation, quality and profits

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Aug 15 2012

What to Do about Shadow IT – A Balancing Act


One approach to reducing the impact of Shadow IT is to balance the needs of local sites and corporate IT

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Apr 19 2012

Where do you Draw the Line Between MES and ERP?


What is the best way to decide the processes that should occur in planning versus execution?

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Dec 08 2011

Think Global, Act Local


Manage global manufacturing operations by taking a “think local, act global” perspective … try to standardize most processes on a global scale, but allow for local customization as needed.

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Oct 04 2011

5 Steps to Successfully Deploy IT Systems


Here are five steps you can implement to dramatically increase the likelihood that your IT systems implementation will be a success.

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Apr 19 2011

How a Center of Excellence Can Become an Engine for Continuous Improvement

A Center of Excellence (COE) can be an engine that drives your continuous process improvement program by documenting identified best practices and then supporting the accurate, efficient distribution of these processes on an enterprise wide basis.

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Mar 10 2011

Three Ways to Improve Quality with Lean Manufacturing

Apply Lean manufacturing to your quality assurance and quality improvement program to accelerate results and expand the scope of your waste reduction program

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