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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
10/19/2006 11:11:00 AM
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.
: product variety, and limited production resources and raw materials, had to create a radical new method of manufacturing in order to survive. The result was the aforementioned TPS, which methodically eliminated any waste in the production process and yet stayed focused on satisfying customer demands. It has revolutionized automotive manufacturing with kaizen (the Japanese term for improvement, which in the manufacturing context relates to finding and eliminating waste in machinery, labor, or production
CRM for Manufacturing vs. Regular CRM » The TEC Blog
between the sales and production departments within a manufacturing company, mentioned some customer relationship management (CRM) vendors that seem to have adapted their products for the manufacturing industry, and I also promised I would get back to you with more information on these products. Why do Manufacturing Companies Need a Different Kind of CRM? Manufacturing companies have evolved differently than other types of companies during the last decade and face specific challenges. In other words,
: 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.
Process Manufacturing ERP in a Nutshell » The TEC Blog
shop floor control and production planning, in order to define how the manufacturing process itself is managed and supervised. Inventory Management Most ERP types rely very much on inventory management, but this is even more important for process manufacturing. Ingredients used in this industry have many different units of measure, which require conversion algorithms. Tracking inventory using two or more units of measure is often required, depending on the needs of different departments. Some ingredients
: 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.
TEC Lean and Green Manufacturing Buyer’s Guide
You're a step ahead with TEC's Lean and Green Manufacturing Buyer's Guide. While the need for sustainable development is affecting how organizations do business, the idea of environmental and corporate responsibility as value drivers is still relatively new. Many companies are just beginning to adopt an approach that provides measurable results. Learn how reducing waste and creating efficiencies within your company can make a difference to the environment, the economy, and your bottom line.
: Manufacturing Guide | Lean Production and Lean Manufacturing | Use Lean Manufacturing Principles | Lean Movement | Lean Green Manufacturing Real Solutions | Manufacturing Best Practice | First Lean and Green Manufacturing Facility | Lean Manufacturing Streamlines | Drive Green Manufacturing | Take Advantage of Lean | Implementing Lean for Green | Lean Manufacturers Transcendence to Green Manufacturing | Green Manufacturing Case Studies | Merging Lean and Green Movements | Lean Manufacturing Systems |
4/2/2009 1:11:00 PM
New Manufacturing Solution in the Cloud: Exact Macola On Demand » The TEC Blog
have two or more production sites (which will require much investment in terms of time and money for supporting their IT infrastructure), and dispelling some of the myths on the disadvantages associated with the cloud (e.g., unlike common perception, deployment in the cloud can be more secure than that on premise, because data centers are very well protected, and less expensive, because the provider is now responsible for ensuring protection of the company’s data). Share This Read More -->
: Cloud, CRM, distribution, ERP, Exact Macola Manufacturing Pro, Exact Online Portfolio, exact software, Globe, Macola, macola on demand, Manufacturing, on demand, on premise, SaaS, small and medium businesses, smb, Synergy, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
Bar Codes in the Manufacturing Process
Today’s business software packages depend on real-time data collection to provide information crucial to the entire manufacturing operation. As more companies turn to enterprise-wide software for process improvement and cost reduction, there is a significant opportunity to enhance these systems by adding bar coding and radio-frequency identification (RFID) applications throughout manufacturing facilities. Find out more.
: production control planning, production planning control, rfid software, erp mrp, erp ppt, manufacturing erp, production planning and control, rfid barcode, rfid cost, erp process Source: Miles Technologies Learn more about Miles Technologies 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:
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DEACOM ERP Is TEC Certified in Process Manufacturing » The TEC Blog
: deacom, enterprise resource planning, ERP, process manufacturing, tec certification, TEC, Technology Evaluation, Technology Evaluation Centers, Technology Evaluation Centers Inc., blog, analyst, enterprise software, decision support.
Enterprise Resource Planning Vendors Address Lean Manufacturing
Intentia, Fujitsu Glovia, QAD, and SSA Global's solutions supporting lean manufacturing are examined. Which areas the extended enterprise resource planning (ERP) vendors excel in depends on their original ERP system's suitability for repetitive versus to-order environments.
: of production requirement for production lines in a flow manufacturing environment To recap, the QAD Lean software provides a longer term leveling ( heijunka ) calculation to establish a planned level volume and mix of production. In this calculation, done for each pacemaker process, the system calculates a suggested daily schedule leveled into shift increments. This planned schedule is based on takt time, product mix, production interval (EPEI), shift pattern, etc. The pacemaker leveled schedule becomes
The Return of Manufacturing Investment
The recent economic downturn dramatically changed investment habits for mid-market manufacturers—and not for the better. Nevertheless, some savvy executives have been using the market lull of the economic downturn and stop-and-start recovery to get their corporate houses in order, stabilizing their processes, facilities, and business systems so they’re better equipped to manage rapid growth when it returns. Find out how.
: The Return of Manufacturing Investment The Return of Manufacturing Investment Source: Infor Document Type: White Paper Description: The recent economic downturn dramatically changed investment habits for mid-market manufacturers—and not for the better. Nevertheless, some savvy executives have been using the market lull of the economic downturn and stop-and-start recovery to get their corporate houses in order, stabilizing their processes, facilities, and business systems so they’re better equipped to
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Apriso Celebrates 20 Years of Manufacturing Software Innovation » The TEC Blog
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