Category: Process Manufacturing

Manufacturing Mart Software Drives Profitability

The Manufacturing Mart of Cleveland has launched new patent-pending software tentatively called The Trade Marketplace. Job Shops and OEMs in the Cleveland, Ohio area and throughout this area known as the “Rust Belt” soon will have access to this software system that will help them form trusted partnerships and grow their business. The software will […]

AsteelFlash Group Delivers Manufacturing Intelligence; Aims to Set the Standard in the Industry

AsteelFlash Group has partnered with three leading vendors to provide customers with IT-enabled material and process traceability solution. AsteelFlash Group is a provider of specialized high-mix, low-volume EMS services and was recently named the EMS Company of the Year for 2010 by Circuits Assembly magazine. They are headquartered in Paris, France, with 16 production sites […]

Manufacturing Companies to Invest in MES to Increase Efficiencies

Companies across many business sectors are demonstrating an interest in investing in manufacturing execution systems, or MES, in order to improve operational agility and flexibility. Globally, both process and discrete industries are finding it a challenge to drive operational improvements, optimize energy consumption and reduce carbon footprints without an impact on net profitability. The most […]

What is Process Manufacturing?

Process manufacturing is a distinct industry that requires specialized solutions to solve day-to-day problems. Traditionally, process manufacturing software varies from discrete manufacturing solutions because they are built to tackle the complexities of food and beverage production, chemical and coating, cosmetics, pharmaceuticals and others. The software solutions address the pressures of process manufacturing by balancing optimized […]

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QAD Revitalizes Royal Agio Cigars

Before undergoing a QAD makeover, Royal Agio Cigars was using several custom systems developed in COBOL and Excel. In the cigar industry, quality control is paramount in production processes, and cigars must have a perfect amount of moisture, flavor and color to ensure the best quality experience for cigar enthusiasts. To reach those levels of […]