In fast-paced, low-margin manufacturing environments, companies must embrace technology in order to solidify or gain competitive advantages. It is equally important to avoid adopting technology for technology’s sake. Find out how leading companies are focusing on efficiency and cost reduction by integrating manufacturing execution systems (MES) or manufacturing intelligence (MI) with enterprise resource planning (ERP).
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in Class manufacturers and leap into this performance category should consider measuring one or two additional KPIs; suitable options include manufacturing cycle time, product quality, and OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness). Adding quality and cycle time visibility gives additional insight into the performance of operations. At this point additional cost savings can be found, whether it is in production capacity bottlenecks, re-work scrap losses, et cetera. Furthermore, the measurement and visibility