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Off-loading Some Green Compliance Burdens: Can Enterprise Applications Meet the Challenge?
The European Union’s WEEE Directive requires electronics manufacturers of member states to manage and pay for electrical and electronics waste recycling. Yet

waste disposal  environmentally sound disposal of waste electrical and electronic equipment. They have had to set up separate collection systems to eliminate the disposal of such products into municipal waste. To that end, distributors must ensure that waste of the electronics equipment can be returned to them free of charge, and manufacturers must set up and operate individual or collective take-back systems. Since December 31, 2006, EU member countries have had to meet WEEE recycling targets in that the rate of 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 or...
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Cut-to-size/shape Industries
The specialized material resource planning module for cut-to-size/shape industries must be able to recognize when current demand cannot be satisfied by the in

waste disposal  A System to Minimize Waste In other words, numerous automated calculations and decisions are required to determine how best to fill orders in the most expeditious and cost-effective manner. To that end, solutions like SYSPRO Material Yield System ( MYS ) alleviate the pesky problem of time-consuming yield estimations and excessive scrap wastage while accommodating customer-specific dimensional requirements, by making automatic yield calculations from full sheets, rods or tubes or stock remnants, and Read More
Managing Business Risk in Industrial Equipment and Supply
Industrial equipment manufacturers and maintenance, repair, and operations (MRO) distributors can’t afford to miss bidding deadlines, delivery dates, product

waste disposal  directives include the 2005 Waste Electrical & Electronics Equipment (WEEE) law, which puts responsibility for equipment disposal on the manufacturers, and the Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) . RoHS went into affect in 2006 and restricts the use of six hazardous materials in products produced and sold in the EU. Other countries are following suit, including China, South Korea and Japan (see Figure 7). In the US, California has been the first state to recognize the mandates and passed a law Read More
How Green Is Your Technology Landscape?
Introducing “Green” to ProjectsThere is a growing trend in IT organizations to reduce the environmental footprints that are typically generated from large

waste disposal  recycling programs. Recycling of e-waste processing usually involves dismantling the equipment into various parts—metal frames, power supplies, circuit boards, and plastics—which are then separated, often by hand. Alternatively, material is shredded, and sophisticated, expensive equipment separates the various metal and plastic fractions, which are then sold to smelters or plastics recyclers. As environmental concerns have grown, legislation such as the Basel Convention is being enacted globally to Read More
Using Management Software to Tackle Your Greenhouse Gas Emissions: Which Scope Are You Talking About?
“Clearly there will be winners and losers in the transition to a low-carbon economy, and investors should be concerned about companies who are not able to

waste disposal  product use, outsourced activities, waste disposal, employee business travel, and more) companies have low emission transparency on those activities that they don’t fully control. However, I believe that companies can expect more innovative software solutions to come to the market. For instance, according to SAP, its Green 2.0 program is pursuing research partnership on communicating emission data to consumers at the retail level. “The general objective of this potential partnership is to investigate Read More
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Coficab Group Standardizes on Infor LN for Automotive
Infor recently announced it has signed a contract with Coficab Group, one of the biggest worldwide suppliers of wires and cables for the automotive industry

waste disposal  to streamline processes, reduce waste, increase productivity, and enable new production units to be opened more quickly.   The final goal is to standardize ERP, and in that regard this win is a mixture between a net new business and upgrade. In the days of Baan (Infor LN’s ancestor of sorts), there was no such a thing as being able to standardize on Baan ERP due to the product’s poor global finances and reporting. Infor seems to have not only fixed that shortcoming, but also done many more good Read More
The Lean Front End: A Breakthrough Opportunity
A company’s best opportunity to gain major margin improvement is in its front end—the sales, customer service, and processes needed to transform inquiries into

waste disposal  reduce cycle times, eradicate waste, and increase your margins. Read More
BI for Small and Midsized Businesses
If you’re a decision maker in a small to medium business (SMB), you may be evaluating the need to implement business intelligence (BI) in your organization. But

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Step Up to Lean Manufacturing-Make Value Flow Through Your Bottleneck
Manufacturers everywhere are turning to “lean manufacturing” to help them combat competition from low-cost countries and meet the increasing demands from

waste disposal  value-adding activities, elimination of waste and continuous improvement in order to meet pull-driven customer demand. Read More
RFID in Healthcare--A Whole Industry of Value
This article talks about recent and expected FDA regulations and how RFID can help meet those requirements while improving supply chain performance.

waste disposal  in Healthcare--A Whole Industry of Value Introduction The FDA is not only responsible for the protection of citizens and consumers, but also is an active partner with industries such as food, pharmaceuticals, medical devices, etc., in pursuit of industry best practices. $49 billion of imports of pharmaceuticals enter this country every year. The pressure is on from consumers and industry to protect their own interests. These represent sometimes conflicting goals of protection. Protect the consumer, Read More
The Digital Competitive Advantage: There’s More to E-mail than E-mail
How does your company approach direct mail? Do you just randomly send the same package to everyone on your list, without regard for past behavior or purchase

waste disposal  entirely different standard? Don’t waste your time and your customers’—use information about their online activities to get a better customer view and increase revenues. Read More
Best Practices in Aerospace Lean Manufacturing: The Migration to a Lean Enterprise
Tackling the transformation to lean production is high-priority in the aerospace industry. After all, lean manufacturing eliminates waste from essential

waste disposal  all, lean manufacturing eliminates waste from essential manufacturing processes and helps you measure up to your competitors. But how can you attain true lean transformation—and what specific steps does your company need to take? Take a self-rating test and see where your company really stands. Read More
Drive down cost? What does that really mean in a supply chain world?
Yes all of us are well aware that the global economy is in a downturn. We hear it in the news, on blogs, in articles, and we see it around us with massive

waste disposal  manufacturing facility will reduce waste and increase operation throughput. It will also reduce the overall lead-time to deliver. When doing this, organizations need to keep in mind that quality does not need to be jeopardized to implement this new process. It’s important to measure key cost reducing indicators to see if cost reduction has been achieved. Transportation has a variable cost, depending on mode and location. The best ways to reduce cost is for organizations to establish relationships with Read More

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