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4 Ways Better S&OP Tools Can Improve Results for Chemical Companies

The right insights can help your team make an impact and boost margin contribution and EBITDA within a couple of weeks. >>

Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Amazon Sponsored Products

If you're on Amazon, you need to stand out. >>

Virtualization in Industrial Plants

Learn the little-known virtualization risk with potential for catastrophic failure. >>

Best Practices to Modernize and Simplify Your Industrial Control Systems

The demand to increase efficiency, do more with less, and prepare for a new wave of technology influenced by IIoT, is steadily increasing the pressure on automation and control system engineering. >>

3D Printed Fixtures and Tooling: Reduce Lead Time, Material Costs, and Downtime

Additive manufacturing is not only useful as a production method for end use parts, but also as a complement to manufacturing methods in the machine shop. >>

Exploring the Benefits of Proper Air Compressor Maintenance

Take care of your equipment NOW so you save money and time tomorrow! >>

The Fragmentation and Unification of Enterprise Contract Management

How cloud-based, enterprise-wide contract management reduces risks and improves business performance. >>

Vetting Outsourcing Solutions: Best Practices for Selecting a Partner

Outsourcing software development is a valid option companies consider when they're looking for scalability and cost savings. >>

Accelerating Digital Transformation For Industrial Machinery & Components Manufacturers

Truly transformative and sustainable innovation happens when technology, people, and data are combined. >>

7 Use Cases of Digital Knowledge Technology for Accelerating Industrial Profitability

Create New Knowledge to Optimize Industrial Assets and Processes >>

3 Tips from Sheet Metal Design Experts

Everything you need to know before your next sheet metal design project. >>

The ABC's Of Making The Industrial Buyer's Shortlist

Find out how today's B2B and industrial buyers evaluate you before they contact you. >>

Best Practices in Marketing a Manufacturing Business

Market Your Manufacturing Business Smarter, More Effectively >>

When Technology Needs to be Tougher - The Push to Embed Durability in Every Design

Transparency Market Research forecasts an 8.1% cumulative annual growth rate between 2017 and 2025 in revenues for the overall rugged electronics market, with defense being one of the primary drivers. >>

How Equipment Makers Can Use Siemens MindSphere to Capitalize on Autonomous Manufacturing

Industrial equipment is becoming more interconnected and automated. >>

Fabricating Tougher Components with Hardox Wearparts

Learn more about using Hardox Wearparts for your next project. >>

Aerospace & Defense: Future Factory A Transformation Imperative

The aerospace & defense industry is facing a major inflection point, much as it did in the early 1990's following the collapse of the Soviet Union. At the time, companies of all sizes, especially in the U.S., faced the likelihood that government customers would be unable to support the number of existing contractors. >>

ACHIEVE PROGRAM EXCELLENCE - Consolidate. Reuse. Automate. Control.

Learn how Dassault Systèmes Program Management solutions can help Aerospace and Aviation companies reliably execute on their proposed plans to meet their design, cost and schedule targets. >>

2017 Manufacturing Report

Trends and strategies to help manufacturers understand growth challenges and capture opportunities. >>

How to Effectively and Efficiently Clean Heat Exchangers, Part I

An introduction to a three-part series about the importance, benefits, and methods of cleaning heat exchangers. >>

12 Free Resources to Boost Your Supplier Management

In today's dynamic business environment, partnering and outsourcing various aspects of a business has become a necessary practice. >>

Convergence of Compliance & Technology

How Technology Has Changed Regulatory Compliance in the Past Decade. >>

Cloud ERP for Job Shops and Manufacturers

Cloud ERP can help streamline your business processes and improve operational efficiency. >>

The Value of Strategic Sourcing for Procurement Professionals

This e-book helps grocers understand how strategic sourcing can work for their organization, and the value of outsourcing strategic sourcing to a third party. >>

A Manufacturer's Guide to Growing Profitably

Five success factors and five risks to prepare for. >>

Report: For Manufacturers, 'Configure-Price-Quote' Isn't Just a Sales Challenge...

Success doesn't stop with the sales team. There's a way manufacturers can engage the rest of the organisation to enhance the buyer's experience. >>

Factory of the Future

How disruptive technologies and megatrends will shape manufacturing. >>

The Manufacturer's Guide to Growing Profitably

Five success factors and five risks to prepare for. >>

The Factory of the Future

Learn how disruptive technologies and megatrends will shape manufacturing. >>

Why Choosing the Right ERP Can Help Simplify the Ever-Changing Business of Manufacturing

Organizations can attain greater responsiveness by simplifying ERP. >>

A Manufacturer's Guide to Growing Profitably

Five success factors and five risks to prepare for. >>

Aerospace-Engineers - Occupational Outlook

Aerospace engineers design aircraft and propulsion systems, and study the aerodynamic performance of aircraft. >>

12 Point Buying Guide to Video-Based Safety Systems

Not all video-based safety programs are created equal. >>

Eyes Wide Open - Do You Know What You're Missing On The Road?

5 great reasons to add a video based safety program to your fleet. >>

The Factory of the Future

Learn how disruptive technologies and megatrends will shape manufacturing. >>

A Manufacturer's Guide to Growing Profitably

Five success factors and five risks to prepare for. >>

Cloud Deployed ERP: The Right Model for Job Shops and Manufacturers

Implementing Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software is a proven solution for running a business efficiently and effectively. >>

Myths and Realities of 'Top to Shop' in Manufacturing

Why you need to connect shop floor to top floor to enhance the extended supply chain. >>

Why Choosing the Right ERP Can Help Simplify the Ever-Changing Business of Manufacturing

Organizations can attain greater responsiveness by simplifying ERP. >>

Information Digital Transformation in Manufacturing

This white paper takes a closer look at some of the top drivers of digital transformation for manufacturers, including the rise of customer centricity, the desire to improve product quality, the urgency for product innovation, and the demand for faster response to market opportunities. >>

Outsourcing Web Projects: 6 Steps to a Smarter Business (Valued at $30)

Learn the fundamentals of finding, selecting, engaging, managing, and retaining an outsourcing firm that you can rely upon. >>

How the Right ERP Can Help Simplify the Ever-Changing Business of Manufacturing

By simplifying ERP, organizations can attain greater responsiveness. >>

Co-Packer's Guide: How to Strengthen Your Position with CPGs

Three key ways for every co-packer to win. >>

The Future of Technology in Manufacturing

Your Guide to Manufacturing Strategies for the 21st Century. >>

Making Security Technology Work for your Facility

These days security technology must surpass simply being an effective crime deterrent. >>

The Risks of One-Size-Fits-All Security

Individualized security measures can help owners rest easy. >>

3D Printing Jigs, Fixtures and Other Manufacturing Tools

The fundamental objectives of manufacturing -- improve quality, decrease cycle time and reduce costs -- are the primary reasons that jigs and fixtures are so abundant. >>

ERP in Discrete Manufacturing: It's Not What You Have, It's How You Use It

When it comes to discrete manufacturing, ERP enables visibility into the supply chain, helps to promote standards, and improves agility. >>

8 Reasons to Upgrade to an ERP System Designed for Multi-plant Corrugated Operations

View this white paper for eight ways to improve efficiencies with a single ERP system designed for multi-plant operations. >>

Simplifying Manufacturing. How ERP Can Help

How the Right ERP Can Help Simplify the ever Changing Business of Manufacturing. >>

The Future of the Manufacturing Supply Chain

Learn how manufacturers are tackling networking and connectivity, mobility in manufacturing and modern collaboration, and how you can prepare your organization for the future of the manufacturing supply chain. >>

New Economy In, Old Strategies Out: A Fresh Look at MES

Learn how MES can offer a quick, hassle-free way to turn shop floor operations into a corporate center of excellence. >>

Mastering Field Service In Manufacturing

Did you know that 61% of the best performing field service organizations incentivize their technicians based on team profitability? >>

6 Steps to Cutting High Fuels Costs on Your Company Vehicles

You can do something about the high price of fuel by using a GPS fleet tracking system. >>

Evaluating Routing Software: 4 Things You Can't Do Without

This list will directly impact the ROI you get from your investment and the headaches (or lack thereof) you have down the road. >>

Future Proof: Why the Cloud is Your Key to Consistent, Enduring Quality Control

Imagine yourself a few years from now. As your company adds more machines, more production lines, more facilities--even more companies--will your quality controls keep up? Or will you face growing data chaos? >>

5 Tips for Getting Executive Backing for a New or Expanded EQMS

This white paper will explore the challenges experienced by quality and IT professionals when they propose to automate a paper-based system or expand their existing electronic system. >>

What is the True Cost of Not Having an eQMS?

In this white paper, you will learn the most common “quality pains” seen among regulated companies and some strategies on choosing and executing an eQMS. But first, let's ask the questions that you and your team should address when you evaluate the true cost of not having an automated QMS. >>

Email Security As A Service

Secure Communications that meet your compliance needs. >>

New Ways to Achieve Accountability and Prevent Waste Using Fleet and Asset Management

Companies that manage mobile resources (vehicles, assets and mobile workers) face considerable challenges to their operational efficiency, both at the home office and in the field. >>

The Essential Guide to the Food Safety Modernization Act

The Food Safety Modernization Act (FSMA) will fundamentally reshape the climate of food safety in America and around the world. It will also radically change how most food and beverage companies do business. While the Act hasn't been fully rolled out, businesses have been provided a number of clues that tell us how it will take shape. >>

Practical Guide to Secure File Transfers

Learn how to eliminate insecure and unreliable file transfer methods. >>

How to Successfully Select An ERP System in Eight Simple Steps

An Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system is a series of software applications or modules that collects data from your sales, purchasing, finance, inventory, supply chain, manufacturing and quality functions into a common database so that your company can share the information, coordinate activities and collaborate. >>

How Modern ERP Can Support Greater Customer Experience

Over the next three years, manufacturers will have to consider prioritizing initiatives aimed at improving the customer experience. >>

Mobile Success Story: Whole Foods Market

Whole Foods Market is the leading natural and organic food retailer. >>

Escaping the Commodity Trap: Innovation Hubs Spur Manufacturing's Transformation

Brains, not brawn: Fewer companies than ever before are shackled to the tyranny of the volume play: producing vast quantities of goods to reap razor-thin margins. >>

Digital Disruption: Closing the Connectivity Gap in Manufacturing with Digital Operations

Consumers anoint--and abandon--providers with breathtaking speed, causing seismic shifts in the market. >>

Open Season: Unleashing a Culture of Innovation with Collaborative Decision Environments

Manufacturing is on the move. Leading companies are relocating near supply and demand, as well as the best talent. >>

New Ways to Achieve Accountability and Prevent Waste Using Fleet and Asset Management

Companies that manage mobile resources (vehicles, assets and mobile workers) face considerable challenges to their operational efficiency, both at the home office and in the field. >>

Impact of Data Effectiveness on Business Outcomes at Medium-Sized Businesses in North America and Europe

Do companies with more user-friendly and accessible Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) systems enjoy more positive business outcomes? >>

A New Way to Safely & Quickly Move Longwall Mining Machinery

Gates iLok™ Coupling: A Safer, Easier Alternative to Traditional Staple-Lock Couplings. >>

Seven Laptop Components That Can Improve Your Battery Life

By downloading this free guide, you agree to receive regular updates on the latest cool apps, product reviews, and giveaways from MakeUseOf. >>

BIM Content Creation for Building Product Manufacturers

A must-have guide for BPMs. Learn the best practices for BIM content creation. >>

The MagPi Magazine: Picademy Training

This month’s issue is packed cover to cover with something for just about everyone! >>

7 Myths & Realities of 'Top to Shop' in Manufacturing

Discover why you need to connect shop floor to top floor to enhance the extended supply chain. >>

Operationalizing the Customer Experience - Survey Report

Find out what it takes to make a customer experience strategy a reality. >>

Requirements for Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Professionals

In this guide, we’ll talk about what you need to know to keep your workers safe. >>

How to Build a Safety Program

In this white paper, we’ll take a look at these general principles, so you have an idea where to begin. >>

Hazard Analysis & Critical Control Points (HACCP)

What it is, why you need it, & how it works. >>

Automating Quote to Cash, How ERP Helps Discrete Manufacturers Improve Responsiveness

As a discrete manufacturer, are you facing continual changes in customer demand, raw material prices, labor supply, regulations, and more? >>

The Dangers of Uninformed ERP Selection

Selecting an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) solution can be a high risk / high reward decision. >>

3 Key Area's to Reduce Costs with Lean Technologies

While the principles behind lean techniques can be applied to any business, the term “lean” is most often associated with process improvement and cost reduction in manufacturing. >>

4 Quick Ways to Unlock Hidden Manufacturing Capacity

With your manufacturing operations already running close to capacity, the traditional ways of gaining new capacity is to make large capital investments, or to outsource some of the new manufacturing demand. >>

Four Quick Ways to Unlock Hidden Manufacturing Capacity

With the economic upturn, the times of low volume and rationalization are over. >>

How Modern ERP Can Support Greater Customer Experience

Over the next three years, manufacturers will have to consider prioritizing initiatives aimed at improving the customer experience. >>

Top 5 Operational Improvements for Today's Small and Midsize Manufacturer

Manufacturers today are looking for innovative ways to differentiate themselves in the competitive global marketplace. Understanding customers' needs in great detail is essential to positioning their company ahead of the competition. >>

Top 6 Technologies Small and Midsize Manufacturers Can't Afford to Ignore

Manufacturers today are looking for innovative ways to differentiate themselves in the competitive global marketplace. >>

SaaS ERP for Job Shops and Small Manufacturers

This paper describes how the Software as a Service (SaaS) model delivers financial, implementation, and operational benefits to job shops and small manufacturers. >>

Manual: Belt Drive Preventive Maintenance and Safety

Reduce downtime. Learn how to properly install, maintain, and troubleshoot belt drives. >>

Take a Systems Approach to Hydraulic Assemblies

Avoid expensive downtime and injuries. Select the right hoses and couplings. >>

Avoiding Industrial Hose Hazards

Abandon the common practice of mixing and matching components. Start thinking system. >>

Taking a Hydraulic Systems Approach

Prevent downtime and injury. Choose the right hydraulic hose and connections for the job. >>

SaaS ERP: A Viable Model for Job Shops and Small Manufacturers

This white paper from Epicor describes how the Software as a Service (SaaS) model delivers financial, implementation, and operational benefits to job shops and small manufacturers. >>

Purchasing a New ERP?

Deciding to purchase ERP is a big decision that can have a serious impact on your business in a positive way. This Mint Jutras report will help you discover if your business is ready for a new ERP solution. >>

Aberdeen ERP Selection Analyst Insight

Find out if your business is ready for a new ERP system, how to utilize a strategy for an evaluation and how to measure the success of an implementation. >>

ERP Selection: Starting Out on the Right Foot

This report focuses on helping your business understand if it's ready for a new ERP system, setting strategy for an evaluation, and how to measure the success of an implementation. >>

Is It Time to Purchase a New ERP?

Whether you are contemplating a first time purchase for your entire company, expanding into a new location or deciding whether or not to replace your existing ERP solution, it's a big decision. >>

Preventive Maintenance for Industrial & Hydraulic Hose Systems

Take proper safety precautions and identify system weaknesses before failure occurs. >>

Taking a Hydraulic Systems Approach

Prevent downtime and injury. Choose the right hydraulic hose and connections for the job. >>

Testing the Reliability and Safety of Photovoltaic Modules: Failure Rates and Temperature Effects

This white paper reveals the results of failure rates in the qualification of flat-plate modules and the temperature test results on over 140 modules compared to data obtained on actual rooftop Photovoltaic modules. >>

12 Criteria for Selecting the Best ERP System Replacement

Learn how industrial manufacturers get a return on their investment when replacing their ERP system. >>

Choosing the Right ERP Solution to Support a Global Manufacturing Business

Learn what strategy to use when implementing an ERP system across a global organization to gain visibility into accurate, consolidated information about your industrial manufacturing company. >>

5 Ways ERP Can Help Industrial Manufacturers Implement Lean

Becoming lean has been a goal of most manufacturers over the last few years. Why is lean so popular? >>

Achieving Efficient Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) through Process and Automation

This white paper presents a low risk, high impact approach to gaining control of regulatory compliance for manufacturers. >>

Traceability in Discrete Manufacturing

Traceability benefits your brand—and your bottom line—by lowering risks and costs and improving quality. Get free details here in this Quick Reference Guide: Traceability in Discrete Manufacturing. >>

Enterprise Mobility Barometer - State of Mobility in Manufacturing

Find out why 7 in 10 manufacturers see mobility as key to productivity. >>

Eliminate Seven Wastes from Quality Processes with Mobility

Amplify lean principles in your quality function with hand-held computers. Download this white paper, Eliminate Seven Wastes from Quality Processes with Mobility, now! >>

The Top 10 Mobile Solutions for Lean Manufacturing

Learn how to eliminate waste in ten areas of your manufacturing operation. >>

Recalibrating Lean: Enterprise Mobility and Manufacturing Improvement

Go to the next level in lean manufacturing by integrating enterprise mobility. Download Recalibrating Lean: Enterprise Mobility and Manufacturing Improvement to learn how mobility can error-proof your assembly line, dramatically boost accuracy of data, and root out potential process problems. >>

Mobility in Manufacturing: Achieve a New Level of Lean – and a New Level of Profitability

Get this 150+ page guide to improving productivity and profitability. >>

Elevate Inventory Accuracy for Perfect Orders

Learn how mobility can automate, speed and error-proof order picking to help you achieve perfect order performance. >>

The Adaptive Supply Chain: Increase Supply Chain Visibility and Meet Customer Demands with Mobile Technologies

A flexible supply chain is essential to your success. Mobile technologies give you the visibility you need to quickly respond to constantly changing demand anywhere from the production line to the point of sale. >>

Dynamic Scheduling in Enterprise Workload Automation

This white paper describes how you can get the most value out of your existing infrastructure with just-in-time processing and dynamic scheduling. >>

Enterprise Mobility Barometer State of Mobility in Manufacturing

Find out why 7 in 10 manufacturers see mobility as key to productivity. >>

The Top 10 Mobile Solutions for Lean Manufacturing

Learn how to eliminate waste in ten areas of your manufacturing operation. >>

Mobility in Manufacturing: Achieve a New Level of Lean – and a New Level of Profitability

Get this 150+ page guide to improving productivity and profitability. >>

2D Imaging Technology Reinvented

2D or not 2D? A new category of 2D imagers – bringing laser-like performance to all 1D/2D symbologies. >>

12 Criteria for Selecting the Best ERP System Replacement

Learn how to get a return on your investment when replacing your ERP system. >>

Warehouse Management Solutions: Embedded or Best-of-Breed

Increase productivity by choosing the best Warehouse Management System (WMS) for your company. >>

5 Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean

Improve your company's productivity and reduce cost with Lean. >>

Fluorescent Lamp Recycling Options

Fluorescent bulbs are one of those wastes that the government has allowed some specific reliefs based on the degree of the hazard and the volume that needs to be managed. >>

A Guide to Selecting the Right ERP Partner

Gain the competitive advantage with an ERP partner that best fits your organization. >>

ERP in Manufacturing: Expanding Beyond Traditional Boundaries - Aberdeen Group

Check out the Aberdeen Group's 2009 report on preferences and the value of ERP in Manufacturing. >>

12 Criteria for Selecting the Best ERP System Replacement

Learn how to get a return on your investment when replacing your ERP system. >>

Achieving Efficient Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Through Process and Automation

Manufacturers are saving time and money using GRC automation to establish, maintain and prove regulatory compliance. >>

Manufacturing Executive Kit

Learn how to drive multi-channel original and aftermarket sales, create a lean, intelligent supply chain and outpace your competitors in business model agility. >>

The Synchronized Distribution Supply Chain: Best Practices in Warehouse Management

Companies all over the world are using mobile devices to keep their supply chain operations running at peak productivity and profitability. >>

5 Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean

Would you like to improve your company's productivity and reduce cost? >>

ERP and PLM; Defining Their Roles and Creating a Collaborative Environment for Success

Should you invest in ERP, PLM or both? Learn the differences between ERP and PLM systems, how both help manufacturers, and how integration between ERP and PLM is key to successful product development. >>

PLM in Electronics Report; Turning Products into Profits

Aberdeen PLM Benchmark Report: Learn Best in Class Product Development Processes for Electronics Manufacturers. >>

Synchronizing the Distribution Supply Chain with Mobility

Mobile technologies give you the visibility you need to improve the velocity and value of your entire supply chain. >>

The Adaptive Supply Chain: Increase Supply Chain Visibility and Meet Customer Demands

Mobile technologies give you the visibility you need to quickly respond to constantly changing demand. >>

B2B: Get the Most Out of Your Business Relationships While Maximizing the ROI of Your Existing B2B Investment

Learn the proven strategies that can optimize your cost savings, revenue potential, and visibility while maximizing your B2B infrastructure ROI. >>

Strategies for a Successful CRM Implementation

Are you a small to medium sized business struggling with implementing CRM software? >>

Achieving Efficient Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC) Through Process Automation

Learn the low-risk, high-impact approach to gaining control of regulatory compliance before it overwhelms your organization. >>

Five Keys for Driving Organic Growth through Innovation

Learn how to make Innovation predictable, reliable and sustainable in your organization. >>

SAP Landscapes on Autopilot with Workload Automation

Discover how introducing an enterprise-wide automation strategy will lead to significant increases in productivity. >>

Beyond Job Scheduling: The Road to Enterprise Process Automation

Learn how your organization can maximize ROI and build in a comprehensive automation philosophy from the ground up with UC4 Workload Automation Suite. >>

ISO 14001:2004 Road Map

This road map can be used as a resource for your company as you travel down the road to ISO 14001:2004 certification. >>

10 Defects That Can Damage Your Lean Six Sigma Initiative

Uncover the fatal flaws that could be jeopardizing your Lean Six Sigma or other process improvement initiative. >>

What Is GFSI And Why Are Major U.S. Retailers Making Food Suppliers Comply With It's Standards?

Learn how valuable the Global Food Safety Initiative is to the food supply chain. >>

DEX – The EDI Standard for Direct Store Delivery

DEX is the EDI standard for the grocery industry. All vendors involved in Direct Store Delivery need to know the ins and outs of this powerful tool. >>

Designed to Manage Lean Principles

Discover the true benefits of lean thinking for the entire enterprise. >>

The 2008 ERP in Manufacturing Benchmark Report Summary

Learn how to reduce costs, improve accuracy of inventory and develop customer responsiveness through successful ERP implementations. >>

9 Ways to Recharge Your Six Sigma Program

Explore proven methods that will reform and revitalize your process improvement initiative. >>

Legal Aspects of Incident Investigation

Explore the world of legality and how to avoid serious errors that impairs an organization's ability to defend its position when incidents lead to legal action. >>

What Occupational Health and Safety Assessment Series (OHSAS 18001) and Should I Care?

Many organizations are implementing an Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) as part of their risk management strategy to address changing legislation and protect their workforces. >>

What Is ISO 9000 And Should I Care?

A certified quality management system promotes, facilitates and enables consistency and improvements in a process or product. >>

What Is ISO 14001 And Should I Care?

ISO 14001 Certification is not only about the environment it's about profits, risk management, public perception and corporate responsibility. >>

Strategies to Run a Lean Supply Chain: How Principles of Lean Manufacturing Transfer Benefits to Operations

Explore the process of lean manufacturing and how it can be applied to supply chain management. >>

5 Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean

Review the application of lean principles and learn the 5 ways to use ERP solutions to help implement lean. >>

Extending Lean Initiatives Across the Organization

This White Paper will address the importance of optimizing front-office initiatives, in the way that back-office initiatives are made lean, in order to help your company stay competitive and improve the bottom line. >>

Software Evaluation Guide for Small to Midsized Wholesaler/Distributors

Includes growth considerations, industry requirements, RFP components, project budget, and ROI evaluation. >>

Keys to Success for Industrial Equipment Suppliers to Meet Today's Top 3 Issues

Learn how to embrace the changes in your business through today's industrial equipment and supplies landscape, as well as.. >>

What Is ISO 14001 And Should I Care?

ISO 14001 Certification is not only about the environment it's about profits, risk management, public perception and corporate responsibility. >>

The When, Why, and How of ERP support for LEAN

Discover the situations where ERP supports LEAN, the benefits of this support and why it only applies to some situations. >>

The Total Cost of ERP Ownership in Mid-Size Companies

Learn more about the variety of factors that are influencing the Total Cost of ERP Ownership in Mid-size companies in 2007. >>

The 2007 ERP in Manufacturing Benchmark Report

Discover how your company's ERP performance compares and uncover the new steps to manufacturing success. >>

Building the Information Infrastructure for a Global Enterprise

Learn how to help your ERP system keep up with an expanding business. >>

HACCP Regulations: How does your company comply?

Learn how Adonix X3 Process Manufacturing ERP offers food processors the capabilities they need to be HACCP compliant. >>

Five Ways ERP Can Help You Implement Lean

Learn how ERP can help you implement lean. >>

Strategies to Run a Lean Supply Chain: How Principles of Lean Manufacturing Transfer Benefits to Operations

Today's supply chain includes the entire flow of product, starting with raw materials and ending at the retail outlet; it is the largest business process a company has to manage. >>

The Visible Supply Chain: Ensuring End-to-End Optimization

Learn the essence of supply chain visibility is the ability to know the location and status of all physical components, from raw materials to finished goods, as they move from suppliers through the stages of production to delivery to customers. >>

ROI Study in Distribution Companies

Objective study by the Gantry Group quantifying the net business impact of Sage MAS 90, 200, and 500 solutions. >>

Manufacturing - Realizing Enterprise ROI through Sage MAS 90, 200 and 500

An objective ROI study by the Gantry Group on behalf of Sage Software quantifies the net business impact of Sage MAS 90, 200, or 500 solutions. Gantry Group developed definitive ROI tools that address unique business benefits of software to manufacturers. Learn experiences of Sage MAS 90, 200, and 500 manufacturing customers. >>

Choosing a Software Management System

Critical information on how to choose the right warehouse management system and the benefits of an integrated system. >>

How to Choose a Manufacturing System

Find out how to simplify buying the right manufacturing solution? Simple test to find out if you should buy information to guide you through the selection process for manufacturing and business management software. >>

Unlock the Cash in Your Supply Chain with Inventory Optimization

Learn how Inventory Optimization gives you a competitive advantage and a stronger cash position. >>

Made2Manage Advanced Functionality

Made2Manage ERP capabilities reach far beyond the shop floor, delivering advanced functionality that seamlessly integrates the entire order-to-cash business flow. >>

Turn Inventory Optimization into a Powerful Strategic Advantage

Discover the tools, resources and best practices to turn Inventory Optimization into a powerful strategic advantage for your business. >>

Solving the 5 Biggest Challenges of Field Service Delivery

Learn how on-demand technology will help you conquer the headaches of field service delivery! >>

Transform Inventory into a Strategic Weapon

Learn how to Transform Inventory into a Strategic Weapon and discover the real results your company can achieve from innovative inventory management. >>

Lean Labor: A Survival Guide for Companies Facing Global Competition

Learn how labor can improve throughput, quality, and performance to control costs and gain a competitive advantage. >>

Top 5 Ways Mobile Apps Can Improve Field Services Businesses

Turn your field services employees' mobile phones into productivity tools. >>

Improve Service Levels and Grow Your Business with Optimized Inventory Management

Texas Instruments can attest to the real results achieved through strategic Inventory Optimization, which has allowed the company to improve service levels and grow its business. >>

3D Scanners: Selection Criteria for Product Design Applications

3D Scanning is emerging as a viable tool for design, reverse engineering, and manufacturing applications. >>

The 8 Benefits of Lean Manufacturing

Learn How SYSPRO Leverages a Lean Manufacturing Model to Enhance Profitability. >>

Power Plant Safety

Learn about power plant safety hazards & risks with Zurich's FREE guide! >>

DCS White Paper: You're Agile or You're Dead

Market activity shows that manufacturing in North America and Western Europe won't die anytime soon, but some manufacturers will. The future belongs to the agile, and this White Paper is your survival guide. >>

The Hidden Costs of Un-Adaptable Mobile Technology

Thanks to an increasing focus on efficient operation, greater accuracy and more nimble service, mobile computing technology is becoming a must-have for many businesses. >>

Business Performance Management for Document Processes: Cut Costs, Meet Strategic Goals and Manage Document Processes with Confidence

Learn how organizations can make surprising advances in meeting strategic business goals by driving continuous improvement in their document processes. >>

The Five (5) Potential Quality Compromises in Coding Technology & How to Avoid Them

Avoid speed and quality issues using laser technology. >>

Moving From Reactive to Transformative: The Value of Integrated Contracting

This informative guide will help you to evaluate which type of solution is best for your organization and the impact it will have moving forward. >>

Building Productivity: Automating Time and Attendance in Manufacturing

Discover how automation of processes like time and attendance can improve efficiency and productivity, reduce compliance risk, and help you better manage spend. >>

Champion Plastics Reduces Production Scheduling Hours by 50%

ERP from the Plex Manufacturing Cloud enables a plastics supplier to improve efficiency, quality, scheduling and parts tracking -- meeting demands of a new customer segment. >>

Big Data Turns Labor Information into Gold

Transform the vast amounts of your existing labor information into important business value with these big data strategies. >>

Is Your ERP Killing Your Manufacturing Business? The 10 Warning Signs

Look for these 10 signs that the end is near for your manufacturing business - and your ERP is the culprit. >>

It Pays to Be a Know-It-All in Manufacturing: Use Cloud ERP

Learn how to apply the same lean improvements to data as you apply to your products. >>

Put Your Money Where Your Cloud Is

Read how cloud ERP boosts profitability with real-time monitoring of financial conditions. >>

Upgrading Your DCS: Why You May Need to Do It Sooner Than You Think

Learn the benefits of upgrading your DCS to maximize efficiency. >>

Take an Optimized Approach to Inventory Management

Transform inventory from a cost into a real service opportunity, allowing you to continuously optimize inventory at every level of your supply chain. >>