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May 28, 2018 - With real-time machine data on the one hand and strict transactional business information on the other, manufacturers are beginning to see the value in integrating business software, such as enterprise resource planning (ERP) with control systems, such as supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA). However, sitting in between these are specialist manufacturing execution systems (MES), which often do the same job as these supporting solutions, acting as an unnecessary middleman.
Mar. 20, 2018 - Accenture and SAP say they plan to co-innovate, co-develop and jointly go to market with extended planning solutions based on SAP S/4HANA for the manufacturing industry, which they say will help companies optimize return on investment (ROI) with more responsive, real-time digital supply chains.
Feb. 25, 2018 - Team Penske and Siemens, a provider of product lifecycle management (PLM) software and services, have entered into a new technical partnership. Under the multi-year agreement, Siemens will help enhance Team Penske’s performance with access to a variety of software products for digital design and simulations.
Feb. 24, 2018 - After nearly nine months of preparation, Load King, a designer, fabricator and installer of store fixture manufacturing, has successfully completed its Global Shop Solutions ERP software implementation.
Feb. 3, 2018 - Nitrex Metal has chosen to partner with Projexia and SAP to implement an integrated solution: SAP Business ByDesign.
Feb. 2, 2018 - Aras, a provider of open product lifecycle management (PLM) software for the enterprise, has acquired the Impresa Maintenance, Repair, and Overhaul (MRO) business from Infospectrum, in an effort to help manufacturers and owner-operators digitally transform the development and maintenance of complex products, they say.
Dec. 11, 2017 - ERP solution provider SYSPRO has announced today a new Channel Partner agreement with Shift Group, where it will provide software and professional services for SYSPRO solutions for clients in Quebec.
Nov. 15, 2017 - Global ERP provider SYSPRO has launched its new channel partner program in Canada, focusing on three key points: quality, growth and reward.
Nov. 13, 2017 - Organic herbal supplement brand Gaia Herbs has announced it will implement IFS Applications for enterprise resource planning (ERP), saying it selected the software provider for its “expertise in the process manufacturing industry and ability to execute against key business efficiencies.”
Oct. 28, 2017 - REHAU Automotive, German automotive supplier and polymer specialist, will deploy Siemens software products to replace several legacy systems in engineering, manufacturing and quality management, making it one of the first automotive suppliers to implement a company-wide manufacturing execution system (MES) and quality management system (QMS) integrated into a product lifecycle management (PLM) system for product and process digitalization and closed loop manufacturing, it says.
Oct. 16, 2017 - The most successful manufacturing companies develop a culture of full-accountability in their operations where it matters the most, on the plant floor.
Sep. 25, 2017 - Siemens has entered into an agreement to acquire Montreal, Quebec-based Infolytica Corporation, expanding the company’s simulation suite into electromagnetics (EM).
Sep. 4, 2017 - The number one challenge of manufacturing is getting the right product, at the right time, at the right price. Competitive advantage used to come from automation and more recently digitalization, but this has now become the norm with the advent of new technologies and modern apps.
Aug. 29, 2017 - Don’t miss this live Manufacturing AUTOMATION webinar Three best practices to drive ERP success with presenter Jonathan Gross, managing director of Pemeco Consulting.
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AI Manufacturing 2018
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International Robot Safety Conference 2018
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Advanced Design and Manufacturing Expo 2018
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