New Year's Resolutions for Cloud ERP Manufacturers | Plex

It’s that time of the year: time to set resolutions that’ll guide you through 2016. As a manufacturer, your goals might be to leverage plant floor dat...… Read More

The Internet of Making Things: The Connected Torque Wrench

For more than 100 years the torque wrench has been an essential and valuable tool for manufacturers because it applies specific torque to a fastener, ...… Read More

Wearables on the Shop Floor at TEDxDetroit

Google Glass, Bluetooth and other emerging mobile and wearable technologies are poised to transform manufacturing practices and how people interact wi...… Read More

Green Flash’s Growth Brewed in the Cloud | Plex

Mike and Lisa Hinkly, founders of Green Flash Brewery, set out with one goal in mind: to start a brewery with a beer-first mentality. They partnered w...… Read More

The Cloud: Transforming Global Manufacturing

“It used to be that you had to be a pretty big company before you had multiple plants and before you were serving Asian markets and European markets. ...… Read More


A special thanks to our nearly 400 customers for letting us help you build, make and create #whatsnext #MfgDay14 #nostockfootage.… Read More

From Webcams to Wearables - Technology on the Shop Floor

Who would have anticipated that the webcam – an inexpensive device designed for video chats – would play a vital role in keeping manufacturing operati...… Read More

How Manufacturers Thrive in an Uncertain Economy | Plex

How do you handle uncertain times? One strategy is to hunker down and “weather the storm.” For manufacturers, this often means limiting technology inv...… Read More

Increasing Employee Engagement Through Operations Visibility

There is a lot of interest in visibility these days, and rightly so. Visibility throughout the enterprise and to the far reaches of the supply chain...… Read More

Road to PowerPlex: Exploring the Plex Advanced Production Scheduling

The development and implementation of robust and effective advanced production scheduling solutions require deep, specialized domain experience. Wat...… Read More