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Posts Tagged ‘batch manufacturing’

Enterprise CIO’s Are Betting on Innovation!

One of the habits I try to maintain has been to make the pilgrimage to Chicago every fall for the CIO Perspectives Event. Put together by IDG for senior-level IT Leaders, it’s always been one of my favorite conferences for getting a “finger on the pulse” of what is keeping some of the best and brightest CIOs' attention these days.

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Big Ideas for Big Data Bring Inventory Optimization

Big Data is being used by organizations to predict future outcomes.  If we can predict future outcomes we can use our resources much more efficiently.  If we can use our resources more efficiently, we can flow more of our revenues through our P&L to the bottom line.  I am talking about Profitability! One such company […]

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Microsoft Dynamics Smartphones and Tablets for Supply Chain Automation

Microsoft announced a major re-organization Thursday that aims to power its mobile efforts.  In fact, this is the largest re-alignment of its divisions in over 5 years! According to Alexei Oreskovic, Thomson Reuters, “Lack of coordination and infighting have hurt innovation within the $74 billion revenue, 98,000-employee organization, which hopes to accelerate the design of […]

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SalesPad Order Entry for Dynamics GP and WMS complete your Supply Chain!

“Cradle to Grave” traceability of your inventory within your “eco-system” can be achieved today through powerful tools that compliment Microsoft Dynamics GP (Great Plains).  So where does it start?  Where does it end?  And what is everything in between that I need to consider?  The origin of Inventory starts with a Sales Order.  Without a […]

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When out-of-the-box Microsoft Dynamics ERP just isn’t enough…

 Three ways to Advance your Inventory Operations with WithoutWire™ Warehouse WMS As you experience growth, the standard (out-of-the-box) operations of your ERP may not be able to meet your ever changing needs. The greater the increases in revenue, the more inventory there is to be managed and tracked. Double and triple paper-based data entry can […]

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Why Manufacturers Should Invest in ERP Software

Most manufacturers are very concerned with operations and place less emphasis on the finance or accounting operations.  They understand where their money is made, on the production floor.   However, this thought process can often lead to much less attention being paid to how much time clerks are spending entering data and how much time is spent […]

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What Kind of Manufacturer is Your Company: Process or Discrete?

In these times, there is rarely any product that consumers purchase and make daily use of that did not go through the manufacturing process. The manufacturing process usually derives from the extraction of raw materials to be altered then made into finished goods (most commonly on a large scale).  What is the manufacturing process, really?  […]

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Process, Discrete and Mixed Mode Manufacturing; 3 Business Issues – 3 Dynamic Solutions!

One part of my job requires that I understand the difference between process and discrete manufacturing and be able to provide the best solution for each industry and process.    Most people have no idea these type of manufacturers are very different.     Process manufacturers are building something that can not be taken apart, i.e., a bucket […]

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