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Strategies for Profitable Growth: Chemical Industry
You may have survived the slowdown of the last few years, but you must still find new growth opportunities to stay competitive. However, you can only cut so

kpi chemical  a timely basis. Sophisticated KPI tools not only measure yesterday’s results, but also can signal warning signs in leading indicators. These KPIs are then aligned with individual, group, and business performance objectives. WHAT SAP OFFERS SAP Business Intelligence (SAP BI) offers a reporting tool with numerous preconfigured templates that let business analysts download data into spreadsheets for sorting and summarization. In an application such as sales forecasting, this data can be uploaded into the Read More
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The simplified definition of enterprise resource planning (ERP) software is a set of applications that automate finance and human resources departments and help manufacturers handle jobs such as...
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KPI's: Key Project Impeders
Paying attention to the human nature factors of a project will not overcome poor software selection or poor software design. However, being aware of these

kpi chemical  s: Key Project Impeders Introduction In my best Andy Rooney impersonation, Have you ever wondered what prevents IT projects from fully meeting expectations on time and on budget? It may not be due to the software. It may not be due to the people. It may, however, be due to not paying sufficient attention to the speed bumps in the project lifecycle that present obstacles to the basic human nature in all of us. In his article, Who to Blame for Project Failure? Look Up - Not Down, Not Left, Not Right . Read More
Enterprise Resource Planning Giants Eye the Shop Floor
Because production systems on the shop floor are typically not synchronized and integrated with the planning ones, there is a lack of timely and accurate

kpi chemical  their key performance indicators (KPI). In fact, what has been driving a lot of the manufacturing intelligence dashboards installations out there are enterprises that pay their operators in accordance with their performance. This means that such enterprises then have to give the operators a view of how they are doing. One of the largest chemical companies in the US, for example, is paying its operations people a large part of their remuneration based on their performancei.e., achieving first class Read More
Is ROI King In Evaluating IT Investments? Part 2. Measuring the Impact of IT Investments
If the underlying business assumptions change, the cash flow projections may be critically flawed but the KPI’s can still be relatively reliable indicators of

kpi chemical  should look to develop KPI measures that can be indicators of the financial performance of their IT investments. In the long run, IT project KPIs may be the best indicators for IT managers to use in evaluating the results of their IT investments. About the Authors William Bill Friend and Olin Thompson are consultants who specialize in the application of IT to business problems in the process industries. Bill is a principal of WR Friend & Associates ( www.wrfriend.com ) and has over 25 years executive Read More
Plant-level Systems: Facing and Dealing with Obstacles
Production supervisors and plant managers are constantly fighting problems within a plant because they lack visibility in the supply chain and do not have an

kpi chemical  in dashboards and other KPI tracking systems. Radio-frequency identification (RFID) technology can also be leveraged in some scenarios. For example, an RFID-enabled business plan can indicate what type of paint is moving quickly on the floor. Using this information, one could likely answer the question, what now? at the manufacturing level. For example, the sales department might want to rapidly capitalize on this opportunity and the production plan can then be re-aligned in real time, based on the Read More
E-Business Customer Service Success at H.B. Fuller Company
Chemical company H.B. Fuller has leveraged the Internet to improve their level of customer service.

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BI Hits the Road III: Two Niche Vendors Considered
As I’m writing this post, more software vendors are launching their mobile business intelligence (BI) solutions. So I’ve decided to hurry up and start talking

kpi chemical  from MeLLmo and Visual KPI from Transpara. They are both very competent solutions, but they have important differences regarding their platforms and market focus. This comparison might help you define what you’re looking for from a mobile BI solution. For this review exercise, I’ll be considering a small but important set of features to take into account while looking for a mobile BI solution: General features . You may find some basic information relevant to consider when evaluating a mobile BI Read More
Best Practices in Demand and Inventory Planning for Chemical Companies
Supply chain planning involves functions such as demand forecasting and planning, distribution inventory planning, and plant capacity planning and scheduling

kpi chemical  Practices in Demand and Inventory Planning for Chemical Companies Supply chain planning involves functions such as demand forecasting and planning, distribution inventory planning, and plant capacity planning and scheduling. The right mix of strategy, education, and systems can have a very high impact on a manufacturer’s overall operations—and ultimately its bottom line. Understand how supply chain functions such as demand and inventory planning can positively impact your company. Read More
The Exacting Needs of Metal Service Centers
General enterprise resource planning (ERP) providers that are viable companies with a solid product, typically do not meet the dimensional inventory, chemical

kpi chemical  Exacting Needs of Metal Service Centers Needs Definition There is one market where the vast majority of general enterprise resource planning (ERP) products show a number of fatal flaws . Metal services centers, which perform operations like cutting, slitting, painting, galvanizing, anodizing, etc., and their related converting operations, which may involve paper, textiles, plastics, etc., suffer from an absence of must have capabilities. Such omissions impede an enterprise's operation—often Read More
SAP ERP: Mixed-Mode Manufacturing (ERP) Competitor Analysis Report
The mixed-mode manufacturing ERP knowledge base addresses diverse criteria for multiple types of production environments and strategies. Companies that need to

kpi chemical  ERP: Mixed-Mode Manufacturing (ERP) Competitor Analysis Report The mixed-mode manufacturing ERP knowledge base addresses diverse criteria for multiple types of production environments and strategies. Companies that need to switch production without interrupting their operations may seek both discrete and process manufacturing requirements of their ERP solution. These may include mixing, separating, forming, or performing chemical reactions, as well as functionality for production planning, shop floor Read More
Transportation Management System (TMS)
Transportation Management System (TMS): The ability to manage orders, optimize loads, select the best carriers, tender shipments, manifest parcel, track

kpi chemical  of interest including benchmarking, KPI management, global network design, bid preparation, and negotiations. Read More
Preparing for Product Development in Process Manufacturing
Combining process industry–oriented product lifecycle management capabilities with process manufacturing–oriented enterprise resource planning ones can help

kpi chemical  for Product Development in Process Manufacturing P.J. Jakovljevic - February 5, 2010 Originally Published - March 10, 2007 As seen in such articles as Product Life Cycle Management in Process or Process Manufacturing Software: A Primer , what the process manufacturing industry lacks in glamour, it certainly makes up for in complexity. Traditionally, manufacturing is divided into two categories: process and discrete (if one is not counting hybrid, mixed-mode environments). Many differences exist Read More
CEBOS Ltd
For over a decade, CEBOS has been a provider of enterprise-wide business improvement, quality management, and compliance software. CEBOS customers range in size

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KPI-driven Supply Chains: How to Master Complexity, Optimize Inventories, and Meet Rising Customer Expectations
In today’s competitive markets, manufacturers and distributors are challenged to achieve supply chain efficiencies that are on par with their rivals. To stay

kpi chemical  driven Supply Chains: How to Master Complexity, Optimize Inventories, and Meet Rising Customer Expectations In today’s competitive markets, manufacturers and distributors are challenged to achieve supply chain efficiencies that are on par with their rivals. To stay profitable, they must adopt key performance indicators (KPIs) to drive processes. But KPI-driven supply chain execution requires manufacturers and distributors to instrument, analyze, control, and optimize their end-to-end supply chain Read More
SAP for Chemicals: A Packaged Solution for Mid-market Companies
Packaged solutions for the chemicals industry are available from SAP and selected partners. Still, given a number of other viable solutions, prospective users

kpi chemical  for Chemicals: A Packaged Solution for Mid-market Companies A Rough-and-tumble Ride Although one might get the impression that life has been kind to the chemical industry, that certainly hasn't always been the case. True, chemical players today are virtually minting money on their own terms, but only two years ago, the industry was moribund, and chemical products were selling like sludge rather than hotcakes. Chemical companies were rife with overflowing inventories, and their pricing power was anemic. Read More

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