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Facts you should know about tying the shop floor to the enterprise resource planning (ERP) system.Become an expert of ERP system. Read this whitepaper Enterprise resource planning (ERP) on the shop floor is critical. High-performing manufacturers have found that full integration of real-time operational data collected from the shop floor to the top floor is key to reducing costs, streamlining operations, and improving customer satisfaction. Learn how integrated ERP brings manufacturers improved quality, increased production throughput, less scrap, and other benefits.
: the machines on the plant floor to management on the top floor for a real-time glimpse of manufacturing status isn t just convenient, it s critical for a company seeking to remain viable in a competitive market. Primary Drivers for ERP on the Shop Floor Thanks to today s ERP systems, companies apply the same lean quality improvements to data, a highly valued product, as they apply to the rest of the products they manufacture. This includes the highest levels of data quality, accuracy, delivery and stora
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