Continuous ImprovementA New Era of Manufacturing Continuous Improvement (white paper)

Has the time come to do continuous improvement (CI) on the approach to CI? We think so.  There is a new era in manufacturing, so it’s time for a new era in continuous improvement programs. We interviewed manufacturers, consultants, and associations to validate the notion we explain in this white paper.  Please enjoy the summary*

Supply Chain StrategyEnhancing Customer Experience with Your Supply Chain Strategy (webcast)

  Customer expectations for rapid, complete shipments are rising constantly. How can a business set supply chain strategy to meet current and future needs? Join this webcast on July 19 at 2pm EST where Julie Fraser will explore this with Kenny William of Parts Town and Victoria Brown of Körber Supply Chain. Both have deep

Lab TechnologiesNew Technology in The Lab (survey results)

Beyond implementing lab technologies, what can laboratories do to leverage them effectively? We surveyed 222 people working in corporate labs to find out. Please enjoy the summary* below. For the full research, please visit our sponsor Dassault Systemès BIOVIA (registration required). Table of Contents Current Situation Challenges Technology – The Solution? Additional Needs Recommendations About

Manufacturing IT AgilityDigital Transformation for Manufacturing Agility (white paper)

What does MES need for manufacturing IT agility and to stay current in our uncertain world? It’s more than fit and functionality: a modern IT architecture. We talked to leading high-tech manufacturers to understand their vision for this. Please enjoy the summary below. For the full paper, please visit our sponsor Critical Manufacturing (registration required).

20 Year AnniversaryTech-Clarity Celebrates 20 Years

Tech-Clarity Celebrates 20 Years of Making the Value of Technology Clear A message from Jim Brown, President of Tech-Clarity… Tech-Clarity recently turned 20 years old. I have to admit that it snuck up on me. I didn’t think much about it until I started getting “congratulations on your work anniversary” messages on LinkedIn. Two decades

CollaborationChoosing PLM to Support Collaboration (eBook)

How does the right PLM help improve product development collaboration to create agility, speed, and quality in product innovation? What collaborative capabilities should companies look for when they select a PLM platform? Products and product development have become increasingly challenging as manufacturers push the boundaries of product innovation and product development velocity. Manufacturers have to