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Extended Enterprise Resource Planning Vendor Shows Its Lean Side
About two-thirds of SoftBrands' revenue comes from its manufacturing division, which includes evolution, a platform neutral, extended enterprise resource

material converter  the consumption of source material is managed through a comprehensive order material management function, which provides planners with the ability to designate source rolls or other material, specifying the material reservations or allocations using any of a number of attributes, such as lot number, roll weight, roll width, or roll length. Also, new production reporting features deal with operations such as mill rolls, coating, laminating, wide roll slitting, and tape slitting. For more information, see Read More...
ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments
The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments knowledge base focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by processing them into a form suitable for fu...
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Zooming into an Inventory Free Flow
FreeFlow, a provider of business services with a patented technology, aims to help companies improve product life cycle profitability by providing a unique

material converter  Boxed (classified as refurbished material; product that has been returned but legally cannot be sold again as new) and Retail Boxed (a new and factory-sealed product). The process for searching components via the Search Component tab is basically the same, with the difference being that the search engines for components are Packaging (for example, reel, tape, tube, etc.), Component Type (SDRAM, linear, logic, chips, etc.), and Manufacturing Date (that is, date of manufacture). Once the user or Read More...
Fourth Shift's evolution Within SoftBrands' DemandStream
With a set of seemingly complementary products and via a strategy of focusing on customers, astute acquisitions of more complementary software companies and a

material converter  item changes, bill of material (BOM) changes, and non-replenishable Kanban. The product delivers the following four important capabilities to manufacturers: Dynamic Electronic Kanban or replenishment signals - The Material Replenishment Module uses multiple inputs, including demand patterns to determine the optimal Kanban quantity, which dynamically moves with the business' demand to ensure an efficient inventory level. Shop Floor Operations is an interactive application that uses the Web-based graphical Read More...
Mill Industries: A Generic ERP Challenge
Mills are factories where value is added to raw material by processing it into a form suitable either for further manufacturing, or for immediate end-use

material converter  is added to raw material by processing it into a form suitable either for further manufacturing or for immediate end-use. Outside the food industry, where traditional mills turn grain into flour, or extract sucrose from sugar beet and cane, mill operations apply to a wide range of industrial activities (many other process manufacturing sectors also comply with this definition). These include the spinning and weaving mills of the textiles and carpets sectors, through the rolling plants of steel, aluminum, Read More...
Ask the Experts: Data Purging and System Migration
One reader recently wrote in with this question:

material converter  for the business. New material requirements planning (MRP) runs may be done in the new system, to insure inventory is correct, by taking into account the open production orders active in the shop floor. A Final Thought We have only touched the surface concerning the topics of data purging and system migration. With our overview we hope you’ll gain an idea of the complexity of the processes and considerations involved. Additional Resources Harwood, Stephen. 2002.  ERP: The Implementation Cycle . Read More...
The PLM Program An Incremental Approach to the Strategic Value of PLM
Companies that took an early adopter approach to PLM are beginning to show significant reductions in new product introduction lead times and to benefit from

material converter  innovation and approval processes Material Rationalization / Strategic Sourcing - Another problem that many companies suffer from is lack of control of material definitions. Many companies have significant redundancies in the raw materials that they buy because designers don't have an easy way to find an existing material definition that will work. This lack of control results in redundant inventory, the inability to take advantage of bulk discounts in purchasing, and potentially even stock out situations Read More...
A Primer on Lean Manufacturing Using Microsoft Dynamics AX
Lean manufacturing constructs have been incorporated into the Microsoft Dynamics AX package, enabling firms to support lean and traditional manufacturing

material converter  the need to replenish material for a specific item and quantity. Kanban Policies and Kanban Tickets Kanban policies and kanban tickets differentiate two key contexts for kanbans. Kanban policies govern creation and behavior of kanban tickets. A kanban ticket for an empty container signals the need to replenish an item, and reporting the receipt of a kanban ticket updates the item's inventory balance. The status of a kanban ticket indicates whether the container is empty or not. Kanban policies are defined Read More...
TEC Helps K-Tron Select New ERP Solution
K-Tron is a leading global supplier of feeders, pneumatic conveying components and bulk material handling systems. K-Tron needed help with deciding upon a new

material converter  conveying components and bulk material handling systems. K-Tron needed help with deciding upon a new enterprise resource planning (ERP) solution to replace its outdated legacy system after representatives from the company’s five sites proved unable to agree on a single set of requirements for the new system. TEC helped K-Tron through this and other roadblocks, with the end result being that K-Tron was able to select a new ERP system in under a year. Read More...
SAP Business ByDesign: ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments Competitor Analysis Report
The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments knowledge base focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by

material converter  ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments Competitor Analysis Report The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments knowledge base focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by processing them into a form suitable for further manufacturing or for immediate end-use. These activities include traditional mills that turn grain into flour or extract sucrose from sugar cane; the spinning and weaving mills of the textiles and carpets sectors; the Read More...
How to Keep Stock Balances Accurate
Distributors must ensure the quantity of products shown to be available in their software system agrees with what is physically in their warehouses. If it doesn

material converter  the Problem. Record All Material Movement. Put Your Best People in Receiving and Stocking. Consider Bar Coding. Cycle Count Your Products on a Regular Basis. Leaping Ahead with Microsoft Business Solutions for Distribution   Helping Distributors Maximize Business Potential Through Education and World-Class Technology From Microsoft Business Solutions Our goal is to help distributors reach their maximum business potential by delivering connected solutions designed to meet unique business processes Read More...
Global Direct Material Procure-to-pay: Optimizing the Value of Global Commerce Management
The procure-to-pay (P2P) environment has become a major challenge for companies adopting global sourcing and distribution as a strategic component of their

material converter  Direct Material Procure-to-pay: Optimizing the Value of Global Commerce Management The procure-to-pay (P2P) environment has become a major challenge for companies adopting global sourcing and distribution as a strategic component of their business. And the increase in global trade has shifted their focus from manufacturing efficiency to global supply chain efficiency. Discover what the current P2P gaps in global commerce management solutions are and what can be done to deliver optimal P2P Read More...
SAP ERP: ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments Competitor Analysis Report
The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments knowledge base focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by

material converter  ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments Competitor Analysis Report The ERP for Mill-based and Material Converting Environments knowledge base focuses on a range of industrial activities that add value to raw materials by processing them into a form suitable for further manufacturing or for immediate end-use. These activities include traditional mills that turn grain into flour or extract sucrose from sugar cane; the spinning and weaving mills of the textiles and carpets sectors; the Read More...
Best Manufacturing Scheduling Systems
The market place is awash with many kinds of manufacturing scheduling systems. Due to the dynamic nature of the manufacturing shop floor, it is of utmost

material converter  work in process (WIP) material inventories, the grouping and breaking of orders, the sequencing of order requirements, and their processing and dispatch dates can be calculated. Since all of these factors create changing conditions for order processing, the system will fail if the order processing capability is not dynamic. Add to this, the varying quantities of orders with different products ordered and you will have a good picture of what I mean. Dynamic and Multilevel Bill of Materials New products Read More...
Optimizing the Supply Chain: Back to Basics
As economic conditions worsen, organizations are stumbling on variety of customer demands ranging from superior services to lower costs. These extra

material converter  the organization requests raw material which needs to be received in sufficient time for manufacturing. Purchasing : To purchase the raw material for manufacturing, the purchasing division of the organization gets all the requirements from the MRP system.  Once all the requirements are gathered, the purchase orders are placed with selected suppliers to deliver the required material to the manufacturing plant at the requested date. Inventory : Once the raw material is received from the supplier, it’s Read More...
Dematic Selects aPriori for Product Cost Management
Dematic, a supplier of automated warehouse logistics and material handling systems, selected aPriori to control new product costs by providing real-time insight

material converter  automated warehouse logistics and material handling systems, selected aPriori to control new product costs by providing real-time insight to cost projections in design and sourcing.   Dematic designs, builds, and supports logistics solutions that optimize material and information flow, from receiving to shipping. A typical Dematic solution is built around process improvements, material handling technology, and software, whereby system configurations may be manually operated, mechanized, or automated. Read More...

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