How Effective Fixed Asset Management Contributes to Profitability

QAD

Fixed Assets and Accounting: Much More than a ‘Nice to Have’. Honestly, fixed asset management and the related accounting is a rather dry subject – unless you are a CEO, CFO, COO, VP of Finance, VP of Manufacturing or Fixed Asset Manager at a manufacturing company. On the other hand, well managed and properly accounted for fixed assets contribute considerably to productivity, business growth, profitability and compliance. .

Manufacturing ERP Plays a Key Role for Sustainability

QAD

While consumer products manufacturers previously led the way for sustainable manufacturing practices, a growing number of manufacturers in other sectors are treating sustainability as an important operational objective to increase global competitiveness. The Sustainability Movement in Business and Manufacturing. Many manufacturers now publish separate sustainability reports or incorporate the information in their annual report including Nexteer, Tesla, Ball Corp.,

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Supply Chain Management:Asset Management on Cloud

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Industrial Manufacturing. Management Consulting. Application Management. Infrastructure Management. Talent Management. BigDataEdge – Insights Management. SmartGridEdge – Smart Grid Management. TalentEdge – Talent Management. TradeEdge – Demand Chain Management. Wealth Management. Supply Chain Management. Discuss the latest trends and solutions across the supply chain management landscape.

QAD Adaptive Applications Further Enables Adaptive Manufacturing Enterprises

QAD

This latest release further enhances our customers’ ability to intelligently adopt and boost adaptive manufacturing capabilities. Adaptive Manufacturing Enterprises can effectively address the increasing pace of change and disruption companies face today. QAD’s team has taken great pride in delivering new capabilities that allow manufacturers to better address tomorrow’s challenges and rapidly respond to disruption in the marketplace.

Supply Chain Management:'Asset' in Enterprise Asset Management

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Industrial Manufacturing. Management Consulting. Application Management. Infrastructure Management. Talent Management. BigDataEdge – Insights Management. SmartGridEdge – Smart Grid Management. TalentEdge – Talent Management. TradeEdge – Demand Chain Management. Wealth Management. Supply Chain Management. Discuss the latest trends and solutions across the supply chain management landscape.

Barcode and RFID technology and automation

AB&R

If you are not labeling items with barcodes to identify, track, and manage this would be your first tactical play. go through a rigorous manufacturing process, must withstand chemicals, harsh temperatures or conditions finding the right label is critical. Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Managed Services Manufacturing Mobile Workforce asset management automation barcode inventory Management RFIDDeclare.

What is Supply Chain Compliance and Why is it Important?

AB&R

In addition, several agencies such as the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) require unique device identifiers (UDI) usually in the form of barcodes to contain information such as manufactured date and lot number to provide traceability. For that reason, you may want to consider a project manager to help oversee your implementation to help drive your compliance strategy forward. When you hear the word compliance , what’s the first thing that comes to mind?

Is High Pallet Safety Stock Hurting Your Supply Chain?

Roambee

real-time shipment visibility Returnable Asset Tracking Iot Solution Track Reusable Packaging Reusable/Returnable Assets Automotive FMCG Retail Returnable Shipping Assets Management Real-time Inventory Management 3PLs & Logistics Pharma Industrial Manufacturing Food & Beverage ChemicalsAn optimized supply chain is supposed to do more with less.

The importance of a pilot in the solution process

AB&R

Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Managed Services Manufacturing Mobile Workforce RFID Transportation & Logistics asset management pilot poc project management proof of concept RFID technology Solution process validation of conceptWhat is a pilot?

Manufacturing Gains From Machine Learning

IQMS

Improving semiconductor manufacturing yields up to 30%, reducing scrap rates, and optimizing fab operations is achievable with machine learning. Bottom line: Machine learning algorithms, applications, and platforms are helping manufacturers find new business models, fine-tune product quality, and optimize manufacturing operations to the shop floor level. New products are proliferating in manufacturing today, and delivery windows are tightening.

6 Reasons to Track Your Returnable Shipping Assets

Roambee

In the world of logistics and supply chains, chances are almost everything that’s moved is moved ON or IN shipping assets such as trays, pallets, crates, tubs, bins, or containers. Whether you eat it, wear it, sit on it, ride it, or live under it, most of the things around you have been carted on a shipping asset at some stage in its supply chain.

7 Reasons ERP Systems Can Increase the Productivity of Your Manufacturing Industry

Cerasis

The manufacturing industry is experiencing a global boom, and this is the very reason that modern manufacturers need a great ERP solution to improve efficiency. The Manufacturing Industry Faces a Number of Challenges in its Daily Functioning ERP systems can augment smooth workflow and speed up inventory management, manage market fluctuations and supply chain issues. The Trends that Will Forever Shape Manufacturing in 2018 & Beyond.

Barcode Labeling Makes You Better

AB&R

When it comes to automating your inventory and asset data, barcode technology remains the place to begin. If you are not labeling items with barcodes to identify, track, and manage, this would be your first tactical play. Remember when you had a couple extra helping hands onsite or the spare time to input information, track inventory, or manage assets manually? Doing more with less is today’s standard. Worldwide, people have settled into new routines.

QAD Cloud ERP 2019 and Other Solution Innovation Highlights

QAD

In terms of Action Centers, we added the Operations Action Center to improve Production Order visibility as well as the Maintenance Management Action Center to provide in-depth visibility of a company’s assets. Related to the Maintenance Management Action Center, QAD Enterprise Asset Management has been enhanced for the handling of maintenance requests, orders and closes and includes new project visualization capabilities.

International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2016

Supply Chain Movement

Register for this conference and also gain access to SAP events on Portfolio and Project Management, Product Lifecycle Management, Manufacturing, EHS and Asset Management. Conference agenda >> Register now >> Events Asset Management Conference digital supply chain EHS event Manufacturing product lifecycle management Project Management SAP supply chain T.A. International SAP Conference on Supply Chain 2016.

Top Warehouse and T&L Zebra Scanners

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Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Manufacturing Transportation & Logistics Uncategorized barcode barcodes data collection efficiency inventory inventory control manufacturing mobile workforce productivity Rugged Devices supply chain zebra technologiesTop Zebra Scanner Comparison. For Transportation & Logistics and Warehouse & Distribution.

Thinking Sustainability? Think Asset Management!-Part II

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Do you know, more than half of a typical manufacturing operational expenses are incurred by the energy required to run the machineries and peripheral systems? While Assets drive the operation for a firm, it consumes an enormous amount of energy and sometimes wastes even higher energies than what is required. Through an optimal Asset Management process, we can be sure of reducing these energy losses, ensuring we are burning less energy to produce better process output.

RFID Asset Tracking and RTLS: How to Elevate Your Supply Chain

AB&R

RFID asset tracking and RTLS (real-time location systems) go beyond personal convenience into intelligent solutions that can significantly increase asset visibility both inside and outside the four walls. Once installed, RFID asset tracking and RTLS operate with little to no human intervention. When combined with RFID tags and cloud-based software , RTLS gives you the opportunity to monitor your inventory, assets, and equipment at all times.

Are Ghost Assets Haunting Your Inventory Control?

Supply Chain Game Changer

Define and Manage The Levers! Imagine an asset that, instead of contributing to a business’s success, costs it money without producing return, makes it harder to get an accurate picture of performance and otherwise hinders its success. These assets are called ghost assets, and they’re surprisingly common. How do these assets come to haunt a business, and what can be done about them? What Are Ghost Assets? What Causes Ghost Assets? Subscribe Here!

The future of Manufacturing from an IT perspective

Infosys Supply Chain Management

During my MBA days, I had the opportunity to learn a lot about Manufacturing, Operations, Supply Chain management and of course a lot of other courses in the form of lectures/case studies/web/books. When we spoke about process improvements during those days we spoke more often than not about the lean manufacturing concepts, the six sigma''s, the Toyota production systems, the value stream maps, business process reengineering''s and all this was not long ago (last decade).

5 Benefits of Wearable Technology

AB&R

Consumers now want faster delivery time, which can put new challenges on manufacturers and their supply chain. Asset Management Blog Manufacturing Mobile Workforce Uncategorized bluetooth ring scanner bluetooth scanner hands-free technology headset technology ring scanner warehouse bluetooth technology wearable technologyWe see it all too often, a user in the warehouse sets down their mobile device only for it to accidentally get hauled down the conveyor line.

Root Cause Analysis: A Guide to Making Corrective Actions

USC Consulting Group

Each Computerized Maintenance Management Software (CMMS) will calculate these values in its own way. It is such a quick, straight forward solution that it may not have captured much of management’s attention. Management must be critical at this point of statements such “that’s just the work environment.” After conducting a Root Cause Analysis, the management team will have a list of action items.

What is the Hyperconnected Era & “The Internet Of Things” and What does it Have to Do with Manufacturing & Logistics?

Cerasis

Editor’s Note: This is our second post in a collaborative blog post series about mobility in manufacturing & logistics along with Catavolt, who helps manufacturing organizations drive operational excellence with mobile apps. We encourage our audience to visit The Catavolt Blog for more relevant posts about mobility in manufacturing for best practices, tips, and great industry insights. Logistics Manufacturing Technology Transportation internet of things

Manufacturing Operations Management Post COVID-19- What’s Next?

ThroughPut

Manufacturing Operations 4.0 technologies have emerged as a result of the global COVID-19 pandemic, which can play a vital role in the manufacturers’ ability to remain agile. Managing Operations During a Pandemic- The story so far.

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When The World Stops, We Keep Going.

AB&R

There is extra pressure on manufacturing and the supply chain to keep essentials like labels in stock. Just this morning, April 16th, we received word from our partners at Zebra that their supply chain, including products manufactured in China, is back to regular production capacity. We foresee that the ability to track people, assets and inventory will be a valuable addition for many companies. Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Location Tracking

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6 Supply Chain Trends to Watch in 2019

AB&R

Barcode tracking through Scansmart , for example, is flexible and gives you the ability to view and track assets throughout the supply chain. RFID technology will elevate your supply chain to a new level by helping you manage critical assets with minimal human intervention. Barcodes are critical to helping you manage inventory, and when a vendor or partner of yours can’t scan your barcode, problems arise. 5] Apex Asset Management Overview.

AI Manufacturing & Supply Chain Management—What You Need to Know

AFFLINK

From predictive analysis to reactive maintenance , artificial intelligence can be used to optimize and improve every aspect of supply chain management. Supply chain management is all about ensuring that the supply is synchronized with demand. This is a very complex area of supply chain management that can be impossible to do without some amount of today’s technological help. AI Manufacturing and Forecasting. Improved Enterprise Asset Management.

Maximizing Uptime on the Shop Floor with Asset Tracking

RFgen

Key Takeaways: Manufacturing Asset Management MRO

Explore the IoT ecosystem

AB&R

After shipments are sent, manufacturers continuously track their products until it reaches its end destination. If there are any issues that surface, the manufacturer will know how and where to solve the problem. Asset Management Blog Inventory Management Mobile WorkforceExplore the IoT ecosystem. Have you wondered how the Internet of Things (IoT) plays a role in your organization? Read more to see a day in the life of the IoT ecosystem.

Safety in Work and Asset Management- Part I - Infosys Blogs

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Industrial Manufacturing. Management Consulting. Application Management. Infrastructure Management. Talent Management. BigDataEdge – Insights Management. SmartGridEdge – Smart Grid Management. TalentEdge – Talent Management. TradeEdge – Demand Chain Management. Wealth Management. Supply Chain Management. Discuss the latest trends and solutions across the supply chain management landscape.

Business Process Optimization in Asset Management - Infosys Blogs

Infosys Supply Chain Management

Industrial Manufacturing. Management Consulting. Application Management. Infrastructure Management. Talent Management. BigDataEdge – Insights Management. SmartGridEdge – Smart Grid Management. TalentEdge – Talent Management. TradeEdge – Demand Chain Management. Wealth Management. Supply Chain Management. Discuss the latest trends and solutions across the supply chain management landscape.

5 Factory Uses for Sensors You Might Not Expect

DELMIA Quintiq

Some of their applications in factories and manufacturing are a little lesser known right now, even as Industry 4.0 Asset Tracking, Order of Operations and Facility Security. Accomplishing this unlocks just-in-time manufacturing for that car company. Using RFID tags and sensors to scan them at both steps helps supplier and manufacturer get into sync with one another and speed the time it takes to turn a complete product. Improve Risk Management and Insurance Oversight.

5 Factory Uses for Sensors You Might Not Expect

DELMIA Quintiq

Some of their applications in factories and manufacturing are a little lesser known right now, even as Industry 4.0 Asset Tracking, Order of Operations and Facility Security. Accomplishing this unlocks just-in-time manufacturing for that car company. Using RFID tags and sensors to scan them at both steps helps supplier and manufacturer get into sync with one another and speed the time it takes to turn a complete product. Improve Risk Management and Insurance Oversight.

5 pictures you must see before implementing a planning platform (Pt 2)

DELMIA Quintiq

THE CASE FOR BANNING MANAGEMENT BY EXCEPTION. I hate management by exception. In my experience, management by exception always leads to busted delivery dates. Project managers who favor management by exception tend to gloss over issues. In most cases, they conclude that it isn’t, and that the project manager on the other side – that’s me, folks – should “just fix it” because they “don’t have the time” to revise the project plan.

Jumpstarting Your Journey Toward Digital Transformation in MRO for Manufacturers

RFgen

In this article, we will explore how maintenance, repair and operations/overhaul (MRO) can benefit from digital transformation, including: Why you should digitize your MRO and enterprise asset management (EAM) practices. Manufacturing MRO Asset Management