With technology evolving at stunning rates, the manufacturing sector has entered a new era of ‘Industry4.0’, also called ‘Smart Manufacturing’. It comprises a mix of technologies like Artificial Intelligence (AI), Additive manufacturing or 3D Printing, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), etc at its core that extends manufacturing capabilities to newer Continue Reading
In an earlier post, we explored ERP on the cloud and its many benefits. Every industry has some specific processes that need to be kept in mind while implementing ERP to ensure that the business benefits and ROI associated with the ERP initiative are maximized. The manufacturing industry today is Continue Reading
Everyone in the manufacturing world is familiar with Kanban, the scheduling system for lean manufacturing and just-in-time manufacturing. This system was Toyota’s disruptive force to improve manufacturing efficiency. Based entirely on demand, organisations using this system significantly reduced waste as inventory is produced only when there is demand for it. [Read More]
There is a profound technological transformation taking place in the manufacturing industry. Organisations need to sustain production operations and at the same time stay tuned to the technological evolution that is taking place. [Read More]
Entsprechend der Global Manufacturing Economic Update 2017 im Juni, das J.P. Morgan fiel der Global Manufacturing PMI weiter von 52,7 im April auf 52,6 im Mai .
Jedoch fuhr Europa fort, die Liste der Auslandsexporte mit starkem Produktionswachstum zu beherrschen und die Lände [Read More]
There are numerous advancements in technology these days that are taking place at a rapid pace. At present Manufacturing companies need to constantly innovate new methods and processes to cope the change in technology. According to the International Monetary Fund the output of manufacturing companie [Read More]
The manufacturing industry is changing rapidly due to the influence of technology. These changes have presented many challenges for big and small players in the industry. These challenges however, also provide manufacturers with innumerable opportunities to solve difficulties in innovative ways which in turn helps them to gain new manufacturing capacities. [Read More]
Industrie 4.0 is an effective way for manufacturers to improve machine uptime, cut costs, efficiently use labour etc.
It may seem like the manager has one more asset to maintain. But the pain is definitely worth it. When manufacturing systems are linked to an ERP system, an optimised maintenance schedule can be created. Besides, the manufacturing systems can digest the input from the ERP and move orders in a systematic manner. [Read More]