The Expected Growth of Manufacturing Technology Investments!

Supply Chain Game Changer

Manufacturing technology helps power forward the industry into areas it has never been before. It can also help cover every section of your manufacturing process that you could even think of. Manufacturing technology can also assist you with key issues that come about in your quality control process. So are there any perceived downsides to a company investing in manufacturing technology? Growth of Manufacturing Linked to a Loss of Manufacturing Jobs?

Frank Vorrath, Johnson Controls: “We are undergoing a bi-modal transformation”

Supply Chain Movement

Based in Milwaukee, Wis. It is also the world’s largest manufacturer of automotive batteries, including lithium-ion battery technology, and it makes automotive seating, a business it is in the process of spinning off. Vorrath lives in Germany since 2012 and commutes between two offices in Germany, in Hanover and Burscheid, and Milwaukee, Wis.

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The New Way a TMS Fuels Routing Creativity

Talking Logistics

Let’s say a manufacturer based in Milwaukee needs to ship freight to Tampa. The manufacturer could ship the half-empty truck down south or wait until it does have a truckload, or it could utilize continuous pool optimization and plan its shipments to a consolidation point. Is managing your transportation operations an art form? You may not do your job with a palette and a paintbrush, but it’s safe to say that logistics planners have to be creative when moving freight.

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Supply Chain Movement 22 – Logistics Outsourcing

Supply Chain Movement

Manufacturers and retailers welcome the ongoing consolidation in the fragmented logistics industry. These developments impact Original Equipment Manufacturers, both at strategic level and at operational level within their supply chains. Vorrath lives in Germany since 2012 and commutes between two offices in Germany, in Hanover and Burscheid, and Milwaukee, Wis. Contents Supply Chain Movement 22 – 2016 Q3. Publishing date: 16 September 2016. 6 | News & Background. ‘It’s

Random thoughts on “close-to-home-shoring” based on my travels last week…

Supply Chain View from the Field

Later in the week, I traveled to Monterrey, Mexico to speak to a group of executives at Xignux, a large private manufacturing company of cable, food products, engineering services, and power generation equipment. Finally, on my trip home I sat next to a sales manager for a large US distributor of wiring harnesses and cable, who was returning from Monterrey back to Milwaukee.

Rockwell Automation: Supply Chains to Admire Winner

Supply Chain Shaman

At Rockwell this includes all processes end-to-end except for manufacturing. Headquartered in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, Rockwell Automation employs approximately 23,000 people serving customers in more than 80 countries. From a manufacturing perspective, products vary significantly in complexity. Solutions, for example, can take from 12 to 16 weeks to manufacture. The company understands global manufacturers’ problems because they are one.

The Teacher Keeps Learning

Supply Chain Nation

She not only manages the Product Documentation team in JDA’s Waukesha, Wisconsin office, but she also just marked 25 years as a professor at her alma mater, the Milwaukee School of Engineering. Then I discovered a brand-new program at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) focused on technical writing. DB: I was employed by The Bradley Corporation, which manufactures industrial plumbing fixtures such as washfountains, faucets and patient care lavatory units.

Understanding the Buying Process with Steve Elwell

The Logistics of Logistics

Next, I went to work for an industrial manufacturing / distribution company in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. download the audio file. [00:21] 00:21] Opening / Introduction. [01:09] 01:09] Tell us about your background. I grew up in Southern Michigan about 1 hour from Detroit, Michigan. I graduated from Albion College (MI) with a degree in economics. Then, I got an MBA from Wayne State. [01:40] 01:40] What was your first adult job?

The Teacher Keeps Learning

Supply Chain Nation

She not only manages the Product Documentation team in JDA’s Waukesha, Wisconsin office, but she also just marked 25 years as a professor at her alma mater, the Milwaukee School of Engineering. Then I discovered a brand-new program at the Milwaukee School of Engineering (MSOE) focused on technical writing. DB: I was employed by The Bradley Corporation, which manufactures industrial plumbing fixtures such as washfountains, faucets and patient care lavatory units.