Tag Archives: ERP

Humans are crucial in enabling automation

Human Digital Twin The digital counterpart to the human worker By Axel Schmidt, Senior Communications Manager, ProGlove

Human Digital Twin: The digital counterpart to the human worker By Axel Schmidt, Senior Communications Manager, ProGlove Several organisations are familiar with making use of Digital Twin modelling to improve operations. This digitised model typically enables firms to map the physical characteristics of a production environment as well as its …

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SmartFreight and Sysco partner up in dynamic collaboration

SMARTFREIGHT AND SYSCO PARTNER UP IN DYNAMIC COLLABORATION

SmartFreight and Irish Microsoft Dynamics Gold Partner, Sysco Software Solutions have cemented a partnership that offers the best of both worlds – the very latest in shipping optimisation integrated with Microsoft Dynamics 365 Business Central Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) platform. Partnering with shipping software specialist SmartFreight is productive for businesses …

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SME backbone for biotech supply chains

SME backbone for biotech supply chains

With Covid-19 vaccine delivery highlighting the need for resilience in pharma and biotech supply chains, Karl H. Lauri, managing team member at MRPeasy.com, explains that ERP/MRP gives smaller suppliers the backbone required to take part. The pandemic has starkly revealed not only the science and research based strengths of the …

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Simplify supply chain complexity and seize the future

Simplify supply chain complexity and seize the future

The combination of globalisation, e-commerce and the Internet has blown apart the post-war ‘standard business model’, which saw large companies enjoying ever-greater economies of scale through mass production and mass marketing. They had the financial strength to invest in efficient manufacturing, and were able to convince the consumer that what …

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Realising the benefits of Direct to Consumer

Realising the benefits of Direct to Consumer

Direct to Consumer (D2C) is a new yet already popular business strategy for many new, and some experienced small manufacturers. But without an appropriate IT platform, which combines traditional manufacturing ERP with new e-commerce channels, the benefits may not be entirely realised. The disabling of many conventional wholesale/retail market channels …

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Telling the story of a part

Telling the story of a part by Karl H Lauri managing team member at MRPeasy

Maintaining a library of information pertaining to the record of a part as it moves through a supply chain can be a significant challenge, even for smaller companies with relatively simple operations. But a suitable ERP system can provide a logical and appropriate organising framework. Every part number has to …

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An urgent matter of supply chain preference

An urgent matter of supply chain preference

Karl Heinrich Lauri, managing team member at MRPeasy says implementing an ERP/MRP system should be high on the supply chain priorities list of smaller manufacturers – that is, if they wish to become ‘preferred suppliers’. COVID-19 has accentuated problems and accelerated change in a global supply chain environment already under …

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TouchPath launches ‘TouchSales’ customer ordering portal: Supports new ways of working in the COVID-19 environment

TOUCHPATH LAUNCHES TOUCHSALES CUSTOMER ORDERING PORTA

Reduces order entry and fulfilment errors by a minimum of 50% “We are re-defining customer service for the new business climate” says TouchPath International CEO David Myers International supply chain solutions provider TouchPath (www.touchpath.com) is launching ‘TouchSales’, a web-based customer ordering portal designed for remote, COVID-19-driven working the company announced …

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Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. installs TouchPath manufacturing execution system to increase production capacity

TouchMES increases production speed and efficiency enables leaner manufacturing at lower cost

‘TouchMES’ increases production speed and efficiency; enables leaner manufacturing at lower cost Texas-headquartered forklift manufacturer Mitsubishi Caterpillar Forklift America Inc. (‘MCFA’) has implemented international supply chain solutions provider TouchPath’s ‘TouchMES’ manufacturing execution system, integrating it with the company’s ERP system to increase production capacity and support expansion, it was announced …

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