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5 Key Points for Continuous Improvement in the Life Cycles of Processes
In today’s changing, competitive world, companies must adopt a continuous improvement methodology to support sustainable and profitable business models

continuous improvement  Key Points for Continuous Improvement in the Life Cycles of Processes 5 Key Points for Continuous Improvement in the Life Cycles of Processes If you receive errors when attempting to view this white paper, please install the latest version of Adobe Reader. With Polymita BPM you can completely automate and manage the lifecycle of its processes , organizing the people team work, and the related content and information, 100% on-line, from a web browser. Source : Polymita Technologies Resources Related Read More...
ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments
The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments knowledge base focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by processing them into a form suitable for fu...
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Continuous Improvement Offers CMMS Maintenance Benefits
Computer maintenance management system (CMMS) packages are excellent tools for collecting, analyzing, and reporting data and can offer insight into a process

continuous improvement  many related barriers, the continuous improvement program must focus on simple and measurable drivers. The three most effective drivers are time, quality and cost. Tracking time How much time do you spend each day doing unproductive activities, such as waiting for someone to answer the phone, setting up an appointment or returning a defective item? In maintenance, reduction of cycle-time (the total time taken for completing a process) is an important means of improving productivity. The CMMS is an Read More...
Pursuing Manufacturing Excellence through Real-time Performance Management and Continuous Improvement
Today’s manufacturers are feeling pressures from many directions. Dynamic market needs, increased compliance requirements, more distributed manufacturing

continuous improvement  Real-time Performance Management and Continuous Improvement Today’s manufacturers are feeling pressures from many directions. Dynamic market needs, increased compliance requirements, more distributed manufacturing operations, and the transition to new technology are all manifested on the plant floor and throughout the enterprise—often leading to pleas for technology solutions. Integration and data utilization are thus the key issues to address in order to improve responsiveness and performance. Read More...
Procurement: A Strategic Lever for Bottom-line Improvement
Companies are successfully realizing benefits from their procurement initiatives, and viewing procurement as an integral part of their overall corporate

continuous improvement  of spending. 5. MANAGE continuous improvements in order to maximize procurement performance. Finally, in order to maximize and sustain savings, companies need to aggressively drive compliance improvements and leverage category experts to manage suppliers. Each of these activities is vital to attaining real, measurable hard dollar savings. Skip any one step, and some or all of the savings potential will never hit the bottom line. Each step requires the appropriate technology and category specific Read More...
Continuous Improvement Case Study: Taking Baby Steps towards Tangible Benefits
To improve supply chain operations with a fresh look and new ideas, Harris Tea worked with a consulting firm, Supply Chain Consultants. The objective was to

continuous improvement  towards Tangible Benefits Introduction Continuous improvement is a phrase suggesting that a process or product gets better as knowledge and experience accumulates over time. At Harris Tea , continuous improvement includes investing in application software. Already blessed with a strong technology backbone, Harris sought further improvements. To get a fresh look and new ideas, it turned to an outside consultant. Within the process of consultation, management emphasized Harris Tea's customer-centric Read More...
BLM-Buzzword Lifecycle Management
The management of buzzwords represents a significant area for improvement, for both buzzword users (BU) and buzzword consumers (BC). Buzzword lifecycle

continuous improvement  Buzzword Lifecycle Management Executive Summary The information technology (IT) industry is alive with buzzwords (BW). The management of BW represents a significant area for improvement for both the BW users (BU) (for example, vendors, analysts, and consultants), BW consumers (BC) (mostly end-users), and BW fellow travelers (BFT) (for example, the media). BW lifecycle management (BLM) is a proven discipline being applied to this crying need within the software industry. What is a BW? A BW is a word or Read More...
Why Does My ERP Implementation Keep Getting Delayed
Continuous process simplification of inherently complex enterprise applications should be the primary goal. Apptricity believes that the primary focus for

continuous improvement  Implementation Keep Getting Delayed Continuous process simplification of inherently complex enterprise applications should be the primary goal. Apptricity believes that the primary focus for business- technology managers should be on achieving a rapid application integration and deployment to guarantee measurable return on investment (ROI). Business technology and business managers should not have to constantly recalibrate solution delivery objectives or re-scope project deliverables with reduced Read More...
Case Study: TRI-WEST Ltd.
To lower the high cost of continuous updates as well as improve customer service and better support sales staff productivity, TRI-WEST needed to replace its

continuous improvement  the high cost of continuous updates as well as improve customer service and better support sales staff productivity, TRI-WEST needed to replace its static Web site with a portal solution that would serve both internal users and customers. Learn how the company worked with its chosen vendor and integration partner to build a portal solution that serves the public as well as customers and employees. Read More...
Informance EMI
Epicor Informance EMI, manufacturing intelligence software from Epicor provides actionable insight into manufacturing improvement opportunities for your

continuous improvement  Sigma, TPM, and other continuous improvement methods, drive operating strategies, and capture actionable insight into manufacturing improvements. Reduce major downtime, minor stops and quality losses to improve OEE.Manufacturing intelligence systems let you monitor your manufacturing line performance in real-time, and focus your continuous improvement efforts on the most critical opportunities. Quickly unlock hidden capacity, increase productivity without additional capital investment, and reduce Read More...
Should E-Business Be Inside or Outside of IT?
All the recent management trends from Continuous Improvement to Business Process Re-engineering have had the same issue we see with E-Business. They have

continuous improvement  recent management trends from Continuous Improvement to Business Process Re-engineering have had the same issue we see with E-Business. They have enterprise-wide implications and tend to become part of the corporate department that started the initiative. Mid sized companies should take care in the amount of organizational emphasis they give to improvement tools like e-business if they do not think that their business will be fundamentally transformed by the initiative. Dan Palumbo, Manager of Read More...
Managing the Process of Process: Establishing the Right Goals and Improving Operations and Systems to Hit the Mark
North American process manufacturers face increasing challenges related to heightened security, pricing pressures, global competition, and rising costs. Thus

continuous improvement  and rising costs. Thus, continuous improvement of processes is imperative to remaining competitive. How close is your company to world-class? And how focused are you on process improvement? Find out how get started on a process improvement strategy that will have long-term benefits. Read More...
A New Model of Business Intelligence
Most companies recognize that business intelligence (BI) is critical to business process improvement and decision making, because these BI tools turn data into

continuous improvement  New Model of Business Intelligence Most companies recognize that business intelligence (BI) is critical to business process improvement and decision making, because these BI tools turn data into actionable information. However, many companies fail to put BI tools into the hands of users who would most benefit from them. Find out how IT executives can leverage today’s less complex BI tools to empower your company from top to bottom. Read More...
How One Vendor Parlays Price Variation into Profit Improvement Opportunities
Rather than sticking to such outdated and speculative pricing practices as

continuous improvement  One Vendor Parlays Price Variation into Profit Improvement Opportunities Zilliant is a data-driven price management software provider that aims to help business-to-business (B2B) companies maximize revenue and margins using advanced price segmentation, optimization, and execution capabilities. To learn more, please see part one of this series What if Companies Could Use Science to Align Prices to Market and Maximize Margins? The Pricing Challenges that B2B Participants Face In narrowing down the key Read More...

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