October 2019

QUEST FOR A PAPERLESS FACTORY   Akzo Nobel, one of the world’s leading decorative paint companies, selected TrakSYS™ to manage their operations at their largest plant in Mauá, Brazil. TrakSYS™ was integrated into Akzo Nobel’s ERP (SAP) to provide management and visibility across all aspects of production. From OEE in filling lines, to scheduling and management of production orders. TrakSYS™ helped to effectively manage all Work in...

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INCREASE EFFICIENCY IN CONTINUOUS IMPROVEMENT The Lean Journey is characterized by data-driven continuous improvement. To understand the current state, measure performance, and identify root cause, your continuous improvement efforts depend on timely and accurate data. The ongoing administrative cost of manually collecting and aggregating this data is quite often overlooked. Could you benefit from:Lower Administrative CostsReal-Time InformationAccurate RecordkeepingHigher Equipment UtilizationIncreased Operational EfficiencyPlease attend a 45-minute...

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OPTIMIZE OPERATIONS USING REAL-TIME PRODUCTION DATA Running a productive and profitable manufacturing operation is hindered by its inherent complexities. It takes the right software solution to address these complexities so you can efficiently and effectively plan, schedule, execute, and deliver on time. In this webinar, we'll be discussing how a purpose-built MOM platform can connect your business and manufacturing systems to optimize performance and profitability. Please...

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INCREASE YOUR PERFORMANCE BY USING DATA-DRIVEN BATCH MANAGEMENT Batch Management is critical to process industries including Pharmaceutical, Food & Beverage, CPG, and Chemical. You must carefully control your process for both product quality and operational efficiency. The process can be hindered by paper-based processes, which take up time and may still result in errors caused by variability in materials, equipment, and procedures. Could you benefit...

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TRACEABILITY IMPROVES QUALITY AND PRODUCTIVITY IN AUTOMOTIVE PARTS MANUFACTURING   Dana Incorporated is a worldwide supplier of drivetrain, sealing, and thermal-management technologies. Founded in 1904, the company employs nearly 29,000 people in 34 countries on six continents.   To deliver superior value to their customers through continuous improvement, Dana ENCO partnered with System Intelligence for Business (SIB) to optimize the management of operations with TrakSYS.   They wanted to ensure the...

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ACHIEVE TRACEABILITY AND INCREASE THROUGHPUT AND CAPACITY   Premier Nutrition is a supplier and producer of animal nutritional supplements, for both livestock and pets. Premier Nutrition needed a solution that could create optimum traceability and food safety quality controls to eliminate the chance of contamination.   Premier Nutrition achieved optimum safety with control and freedom from residue by focusing on a Leaner, more consistent delivery of service and product...

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WHAT’S LIMITING YOUR FACTORY’S PERFORMANCE (AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT) This Performance Management Webinar gives you the insights you need to understand what's limiting your factory's performance, and the tools you need to improve your operation. During the webinar you'll learn how to: Improve response time to performance issues on the line Establish Lean principles related to OEE and performance Set up and configure...

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HOW AN EFFECTIVE QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM DRIVES BOTTOM-LINE RESULTS Reducing the cost of poor quality represents a significant contribution to a healthy bottom line. But consider the challenges associated with sustainable quality improvement. What are the causes of poor quality? Are they design-related? Could they be caused by components, ingredients, or services? Could equipment play a role in identified quality problems? There are many variables...

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MAXIMIZE PRODUCTIVITY THROUGH MORE EFFECTIVE MAINTENANCE MANAGEMENT You want to reduce your cost of maintenance while ensuring maximum uptime of production processes. That requires access to critical business intelligence about your manufacturing operations, including actual utilization, breakdowns, and run times of equipment. Find out how you can have this information available in real time, to optimize the scheduling of maintenance activities, simplify the process of...

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ROOT CAUSE ANALYSIS YELDS SIGNIFICANT PRODUCTIVITY GAINS   Wyeth is well known as an over-the-counter (OTC) pharmaceutical company with brands like Robitussin and Advil. Wyeth has become on the largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. Wyeth, now part of Pfizer, needed a solution that was scalable and fit with existing infrastructure, while meeting strict IT requirements and without production disruption.   TrakSYS™ was the clear choice for the solution...

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