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Managing complexity while enhancing agility is a real challenge. To respond to customer needs, manufacturers must reduce their time to market and time to volume. And to respond to demand and supply shifts, they must be able to adapt to changing situations. To meet these challenges, companies require integrated solutions ensuring that manufacturing runs at the pace of their business.
: SAP Manufacturing SAP Manufacturing Source: SAP Document Type: White Paper Description: Managing complexity while enhancing agility is a real challenge. To respond to customer needs, manufacturers must reduce their time to market and time to volume. And to respond to demand and supply shifts, they must be able to adapt to changing situations. To meet these challenges, companies require integrated solutions ensuring that manufacturing runs at the pace of their business. SAP Manufacturing
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Process Manufacturing ERP in a Nutshell » The TEC Blog
Process Manufacturing ERP in a Nutshell » The TEC Blog TEC Blog TEC Home About TEC Contact Us About the Bloggers Follow TEC on Twitter RSS Discussing Enterprise Software and Selection --> Fast, Accurate Software Evaluations TEC helps enterprises evaluate and select software solutions that meet their exacting needs by empowering purchasers with the tools, research, and expertise to make an ideal decision. Your software selection starts here. Learn more about
: deacom, Enterprise 21, enterprise resource planning, IFS, Inventory management, lawson, process manufacturing erp, Process Manufacturing Management, Purchasing Management, Quality Management, Sales Management, SAP, tec certification, TEC Vendor Showcase, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
CRM for Manufacturing vs. Regular CRM » The TEC Blog
to be an ongoing flow of communication between sales, production, and customers. Usually, enterprise resource planning (ERP) or CRM systems provide reliable collaboration in one direction only: either sales with production (in an ERP product) or sales with customers (in CRM solutions). Both ways, the information from the customer does not get to the shop floor or it gets there garbled. To address this, business software vendors adopted two strategies: • Integrate ERP and CRM into a single product
: Aplicor, CRM, customer portal, dynamics, eBestMatch, Empower CRM, ERP, iEnterprises, infor, lawson, Manufacturing, microsoft, NetSuite, Pivotal CRM, Power Suite, Sage, SalesLogix, Surado, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
Lean Manufacturing: A Primer
Lean manufacturing emphasizes the minimization of the amount of all the resources (including time) used in the various activities of the enterprise. The typical areas of hidden waste are over-production, waiting, transportation, over-processing, motion, excessive inventory, and defective units.
: Conversely, the lean and flow manufacturing nirvana would be the situation where a manufacturer can afford an EOQ of only one manufactured or purchased product (i.e., EOQ = 1). Waiting . This refers to queuing delays coming from people, processes, or work-in-progress (WIP) inventory sitting idle while waiting for instructions, information, raw materials, or any other resources. Wasteful waiting ties up capital, increases the risk of obsolescence or damage, and often requires additional handling and
Dealing with Chaos: Four Steps to Manufacturing Success
Many manufacturers and distributors have embraced the lean philosophy. But the tight controls necessary for success with Lean can leave companies vulnerable to supply disruptions, production problems, quality issues, and abrupt changes in demand. Learn how making your manufacturing operations and supply chain flexible can help reduce operational costs, increase cash flow, increase company value, and grow your business.
: operational costs, increase cash flow, increase company value, and grow your business. Dealing with Chaos: Four Steps to Manufacturing Success style= border-width:0px; /> comments powered by Disqus Related Topics: Lean/Flow Manufacturing, Supply Chain Management (SCM), Distribution and Warehousing Related Keywords: Infor, distribution, chain supply management, distribution center, supply chain management, operations management, distribution warehouse, lean
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Successful Manufacturing in a Competitive Market
Successful Manufacturing in a Competitive Market.Search for White Papers and Other Software to Delineate Your Evaluation for a Successful Manufacturing in a Competitive Market. Order-driven manufacturers—those who engineer-to-order (ETO), assemble-to-order (ATO), and make-to-order (MTO)—face numerous challenges. To stay competitive, they must contend with increased competition, more demanding customers, and the need to refine business processes. Learn how enterprise resource planning (ERP) software can help your company meet marketplace challenges and create sustainable competitive advantages.
: Engineer-to-Order (ETO), Lean/Flow Manufacturing, Manufacturing Execution System (MES) Related Industries: Manufacturing Source: Jobscope Learn more about Jobscope Readers who downloaded this white paper also read these popular documents! Best Practices for ERP Implementation Sales Process Map 3 Key Areas to Reduce Costs with Lean Techniques Talent Management for Small and Medium-size Businesses: Steer Your Business to Handle Change by Creating the Right Road Map for Your Talent Journey
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Strem Chemicals, Inc.
Strem Chemicals, which manufactures and distributes specialty chemicals, implemented ProcessPro’s Warehouse Management Solution (WMS). The solution helped them streamline their processes and reduce operational costs, by reducing their overall shipping errors, eliminating the label planning function, and eliminating the dual recording of a majority of their inventory transactions.
: Strem Chemicals, Inc. Strem Chemicals, Inc. Source: ProcessPro Software Document Type: Case Study Description: Strem Chemicals, which manufactures and distributes specialty chemicals, implemented ProcessPro’s Warehouse Management Solution (WMS). The solution helped them streamline their processes and reduce operational costs, by reducing their overall shipping errors, eliminating the label planning function, and eliminating the dual recording of a majority of their inventory transactions. Strem
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NetSuite Finds Cloud Manufacturing Following Down Under » The TEC Blog
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: Cloud Computing, CRM, ERP, industry watch, NetSuite, netsuite oneworld, SaaS, suitecloud, SuiteCommerce, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
Compliance and Traceability in Manufacturing
Manufacturers focus on compliance and traceability initiatives for a variety of reasons, including compliance to regulatory mandates and mitigating risk of product recalls. Companies are increasingly focused on reducing manufacturing costs and particularly the cost of poor quality with end-to-end traceability of product and processes. Read here to know the key capabilities that help compliance and traceability initiatives.
: Inventory Management, Lean/Flow Manufacturing, Location and Lot Control, Manufacturing Execution System (MES), Operations Planning, Process Manufacturing, Product Information Management (PIM), Quality Management Related Industries: Manufacturing Related Keywords: saas erp, erp, erp traceability, erp solutions, erp systems, erp providers, erp definition, erp software companies, erp system definition, erp vendor, erp tools, erp software, erp
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SynQuest Ships Manufacturing Software for AS/400
SynQuest, Inc. with help from IBM makes good on its promise to deliver an AS/400-based version of its manufacturing software.
: SynQuest Ships Manufacturing Software for AS/400 SynQuest Ships Manufacturing Software for AS/400 Steve McVey - April 18, 2000 Read Comments SynQuest Ships Manufacturing Software for AS/400 S. McVey - April 18th, 2000 Event Summary SynQuest, Inc. recently shipped its supply chain management software for IBM AS/400e servers to a division of Chesapeake Corporation, a $1.2 billion provider of specialty packaging and merchandising services. Following a port begun last November, SynQuest Manufacturing Manager
Integrated ERP for Food Manufacturing
Today, food manufacturers face significant challenges. Increasing costs, government regulation, safety concerns, and constantly changing consumer tastes are a way of life. Senior management must know about these food industry issues; why an integrated business software system is essential for controlling costs, managing inventory, and meeting regulations; and the key functionality to look for in new business software.
: Integrated ERP for Food Manufacturing Integrated ERP for Food Manufacturing Source: Deacom Document Type: White Paper Description: Today, food manufacturers face significant challenges. Increasing costs, government regulation, safety concerns, and constantly changing consumer tastes are a way of life. Senior management must know about these food industry issues; why an integrated business software system is essential for controlling costs, managing inventory, and meeting regulations; and the key
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