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Managing Business Risk in Industrial Equipment and Supply
Industrial equipment manufacturers and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) distributors can’t afford to miss bidding deadlines, delivery dates, product

industrial facilities  eye towards higher margins. Industrial OEMs, component suppliers, and distributors of maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) items continue to expand on their vision to be full service solution providers on a global basis. This doesn t just mean new services. The industry is expanding in four directions to open new doors to growth opportunity and maximize niche specialties. They are regional, vertical, product line, and service expansions (see Figure 1). Regional Expansion: Companies are moving

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Warehouse Management Systems (WMS)

A warehouse management system (WMS) should provide database and user-level tools in order for a company to optimize its storage facilities while at the same time providing user level task direction and activity support. The WMS should enable warehouse operators to optimize pick, put-away, and replenishment functions by employing powerful system logic to select the best locations and sequences. 

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Sinfonia Technology Selects Aras Enterprise PLM


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