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Significance of Standardization in Automotive Industry
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

Productions standards are not unique to automotive manufacturing and are also an important criterion and are gaining a renewed relevance as the auto industry is transforming. Numerous electric vehicle startups are disrupting the markets but have...

Predictive Analytics: Enhancing Inventory Management and Demand Forecasting
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> news

Enterprises, particularly manufacturers, are facing difficulties in overseeing inventory effectively since, with globalization, the inventory supply chain has turned out to be substantially more unpredictable. Materials are imported from all over...

PLM and Modern Enterprise & Manufacturing Environment
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Oleg Shilovitsky, PLM Consultant, Beyond PLM

Business environment is changing fast these days. Enterprise and manufacturing processes are very slow moving segments. Long production programs, dependencies on costly manufacturing shops, equipment and tools, slow decision process are challenges...

PLM and Modern Enterprise & Manufacturing Environment
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Oleg Shilovitsky, PLM Consultant, Beyond PLM

Business environment is changing fast these days. Enterprise and manufacturing processes are very slow moving segments. Long production programs, dependencies on costly manufacturing shops, equipment and tools, slow decision process are challenges...

Using IT as a Competitive Advantage
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Klas Bendrik, CIO, Volvo Cars

Simplicity in Integrations of Technology My expectations from technology providers are that they keep their promises and not only the technical or software parts of their promises but actually the business part of their promises as well....

Deciphering the Evolution of Smart Manufacturing
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Fred Schultheis, Principal, Strato Systems LLC

The single biggest challenge currently in the Smart Manufacturing segment is navigating significant hype as suppliers in multiple vertical markets pursue this evolving market space and growth opportunity. Projected CAGR in this space nearing 10...

Turning Constant Change into Business Opportunity: The Role of IT in the Modern Day Supply Chain
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cioviewpoint

Neil Hampshire, SVP & CIO, ModusLink

When Ancient Greek philosopher Heraclitus now-famously noted that, “change is the only constant in life,” he couldn’t have possibly known how much that statement would resonate thousands of years later. Some may argue that...

Transforming Supply Chain for the "Now Economy"
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Steve Martin, VP, Automotive, Ryder System, Inc. [NYSE:R]

Affordable technology’s moving at warp speed, putting immense pressure on businesses across all industries to keep up. It’s a matter of choosing to step onto the playing field to tackle the competition in spite of the bumps and bruises...

People in Supply Chain- Motivating and Innovating
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Mehran Ravanpay, VP, Global Supply Logistics, Schneider Electric [EPA:SU]

Digital supply chain capabilities are transforming how companies collaborate in the future. At the same time, supply chains must become more business-focused and business-friendly. To manage the shift to digital, talent will become the critical...

The Age of Average is Over
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

John McGee, Director, North America Operational Excellence, BASF

One of the biggest threats to manufacturing prosperity U.S. companies face today is talent. As the global economy grows and manufacturing evolves into Industry 4.0, the American workforce must have the skills and capabilities to thrive, not just...

Can You Manufacture Quality Lifescience Products Without Mes? The Case For Mes In Fda Regulated Industries
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Daniel R. Matlis, President, Axendia

Life-Science companies have been implementing manufacturing information systems for over 30 years. These systems were often part of automated manufacturing initiatives aimed at increasing product quality and lowering manufacturing costs. For many...

Manufacturing in the Digital Age
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> cxoinsights

Heppelmann, Divisional General Manager, Manufacturing Solutions, PTC

Manufacturing has entered the digital age. The Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming the way manufacturers not only view the way they create and service products, but also how it can help boost quality, efficiency, and productivity within their...

Avetta: Suppliers and Contractors under One Umbrella
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

John Herr, CEO

Brings visibility in businesses by connecting the world’s leading organizations with qualified suppliers, contractors, and vendors

Visual8 Corporation: Enhancing Lean Manufacturing with Advanced Planning & Scheduling Solutions
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Kieran Concannon, Founder & CEO

A planning, scheduling, and optimization solution provider for unique manufacturing and logistics problems

ProcessPro: The Specialists in Process Manufacturing ERP Solutions
Manufacturingtechnologyinsights >> vendor

Joe Blauert, CEO

ProcessPro designs, develops, and sells ERP solutions solely to food and beverage, chemical, cosmetic, pharmaceutical, and nutraceutical industries

Paper-Less: Delivering a Holistic MES Solution
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Mike LeRoy, President

Provides MES software and services for realtime insights and better management of complex manufacturing environments...

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