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09 Jul Featured in Automation World for Next-Gen Andon

Next Generation Andon Thanks to the rise IIoT, today’s Andon systems monitor issues and gather data shop-floor KPI in real time. Digital andon systems are a long way off from the traditional Andon displays that have been stalwarts of the factory floor environment for decades, faithfully showing...

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16 Oct Swimming in the Shallows

Shallow-dive analytics is a new approach to managing the enormity of big data and the resulting information overload via a one-click, quick review of only the information that is most pertinent to business objectives. By focusing on key performance indicators (KPIs), proponents believe that the...

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OEE Benchmark

26 Apr 2017 OEE Benchmark Study

[vc_row css_animation="" row_type="row" use_row_as_full_screen_section="no" type="grid" angled_section="no" text_align="left" background_image_as_pattern="without_pattern" background_color="#f5f5f5" padding_top="10" padding_bottom="30" css=".vc_custom_1457909438908{padding-right: 15px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;background-color: #ffffff !important;}"][vc_column width="2/3" css=".vc_custom_1422422673812{padding-right: 15px !important;padding-left: 15px !important;}"][vc_column_text] Executive Summary Manufacturing Performance OEE Benchmark Study For Fast Moving Consumer Goods Manufacturing organizations undertake a variety of performance improvement initiatives such as Lean Manufacturing,...

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Root Cause Analysis tool

12 Oct Root Cause Analysis Solution for Packaging Lines

High volume, food manufacturing lines thrive on standardization to pull through operational efficiencies, be it control architectures, processing systems or supply chains. Managing multiple plant standardization within an enterprise has been a great challenge for the last twenty years in the food and beverage...

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Food Engineering Benchmark study

08 Jun Food Engineering Benchmark Study reveals…

Food Engineering Benchmark Study: March Issue Breakthrough Manufacturing Benchmarking in the Era of Big DataOperational performance benchmarks take numerous flavors. Some studies build a set of relevant questions and have respondents answer based on how they think their plant is performing. These can be valuable since...

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Supply Chain Collaboration

09 Dec Sage Clarity Selected by CIO Review for its 20 Most Promising Collaboration Solution Providers

FREMONT, CA—December 10th 2015—CIO Review (www.cioreview.com) has chosen Sage Clarity (www.SageClarity.com) for its 20 Most Promising Collaboration Technology Solution Providers 2015 list. The selection is based on Sage Clarity’s creative mobile analytics technology solutions that advance the way the manufacturing supply chain world works. Sage...

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The Folly of Deep Data Diving

09 Nov How to Transition into Real Time KPIs

Data-driven decision-making has become over- whelming for many industries. Pressures and responses to such concerns as globalization, performance margins, integrating supply chains and balancing costs with customer service have produced voluminous amounts of data at previously unthinkable levels. Read about a five step process...

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08 Sep Manufacturing Today: Key Performance Indicators

Information overload is more prevalent than ever in today’s manufacturing industry. According to Adrian Ott in her book The 24-Hour Customer, people see more than 34 billion pieces of information (the equivalent of two books) every day. With the wide adoption of mobile devices...

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