Tag Archive: Enterprise Resource Planning

Apr 01 2014

New Stone Tools Shown to Improve Productivity

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In this seasonal post, an argument for adoption of new stone tools is presented – perhaps reversing trend towards paperless manufacturing?

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Jan 28 2014

Achieving Operational Agility: Critical Tools for Manufacturers

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In this second post of the operational excellence series, LNS Research explores what tools are available to become a manufacturing industry leader in operational excellence

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Apr 09 2013

The Digital Factory: Bridging the Gap between Planning, Design & Execution

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The factory of the future embraces “digitization” or virtualization to better connected planning, design and execution

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Mar 12 2013

Working with the White Space

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What is a white space, and how do you best remove it?

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Dec 06 2012

Global Production Processes with Plant Granularity

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The need for global production processes with plant granularity is acute

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Oct 25 2012

What is a Three Platform IT Strategy?

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A definition of what a three platform-based strategy of ERP, PLM and MOM can be for global manufacturing enterprises

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Oct 16 2012

Applying Nobel-winning Physics to Manufacturing Operations Management

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Manufacturers can apply Nobel-winning physics techniques to achieve better understanding of their manufacturing operations

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Sep 11 2012

Tightening the Continuous Improvement Loop

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Leverage images as part of your continuous process improvement program for greater results

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Apr 19 2012

Where do you Draw the Line Between MES and ERP?

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

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Mar 17 2011

Mega-ERP Can’t do it all for Manufacturing Operations

There appears to be growing market traction around the concept of using a two platform approach – ERP plus Manufacturing Operations, as a best-practice for better operational efficiency.

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