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Achieving Digital Dominance in Manufacturing through Data, Talent & Technology

While it is true that there are a multitude of unprecedented problems facing manufacturers, there are also many exciting opportunities for growth and innovation. The most forward-thinking manufacturers are laser-focused on transforming their operations through digital technology. In this blog post, we'll look closely at top challenges for today's manufacturers, key ways to mitigate issues, and how the right MES can help you attain digital dominance.

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Lean Material Management
Lean Materials Management: How to Maximize Productivity While Minimizing Inventory

A truly efficient manufacturing process requires raw materials to arrive at the right location at the right time, enabling manufacturers to minimize the amount of inventory on hand, saving time and money. But without the proper MES in place, this kind of lean materials management may remain an elusive goal.

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Rubiks Cube
How to Solve the ‘Rubik’s Cube’ of Manufacturing Digitalization

A combination puzzle like the Rubik's Cube is a strong analogy for manufacturing today. With so many moving pieces in play, trying to align processes, systems, data, workflows, and more can feel challenging, if not nearly impossible. Let's expand upon this analogy a little more.

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Process Optimization
Prioritizing Manufacturing Process Optimization

During times of economic volatility, digital transformation is the key to the survival of manufacturing organizations, and enhancing process optimization is critical for thriving through times of change. In this blog post, we explore what Best-in-Class manufacturers are doing to navigate today’s complex manufacturing landscape.

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Maneuvering the Manufacturing Maze

This blog post covers the impact of COVID-19 on digital strategies, today’s top business initiatives, how organizations are responding to disruptions, and how the right manufacturing operations platform will enable data-driven decision making, digitization, innovation, and re-imagining.

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Smart Factory
Manufacturing 4.0 Made Possible

This blog delves into the workforce shortages and post-COVID world challenges and explores how system consolidation, data contextualization, and artificial intelligence (AI) can help transform factories into Industry 4.0-enabled powerhouses.

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Enhancing Resiliency in Manufacturing through Connected Platforms, Increased Visibility, and Process Optimization

In this blog post, we focus on three ways that Best-in-Class manufacturers have become more resilient in their operations—and three critical steps your organization can take to become more resilient too.

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ERP & MES
Amplifying Value: The Significant Benefits of Connecting ERP and MES

As pressures on today's manufacturers continue to intensify, Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solutions alone are not robust enough to manage all of the modern-day manufacturer's daily tasks and strategic demands. In this blog, we take a closer look at the role of the ERP and MES, quantify some of the benefits of the two systems working together, then examine six specific areas that can amplify value for today's manufacturers.

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Is Your Organization a Leader or Laggard in Manufacturing Performance?

To overcome the vast challenges and meet ambitious goals for the future, manufacturers must be operating at the highest level of performance. Unfortunately, however, not every company is configured to achieve its full performance potential. Is yours?

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