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IndustryWeek: IndustryWeek Best Plants Winner Firstronic Proves That the US Can Manufacture Electronics
Tue Jun 27 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
Smart processes and systems help deliver new business opportunities for high tech manufacturer Firstronic. The company shares some of the ways they’ve used the Plex Manufacturing Cloud to achieve a three-year growth rate exceeding 250%, thanks to improvements to workforce management, quality assurance, and IT solutions that challenge traditional methods.
Food Engineering: Mike Rowe Thinks More Kids Should Skip College
Tue Jun 27 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
The skills gap is a chief concern for today’s manufacturers, and as Mike Rowe explains at PowerPlex 2017, we all must work together to help close it. Learn exactly how big the challenge is, and some of the ways Mike and Plex are working to resolve it.
From Pepper Mills to Autonomous Robots, Manufacturing Leaders Run Plex Systems
Thu Jun 22 10:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
Leading innovators in manufacturing continue to choose & deploy the Plex Manufacturing Cloud to run their business, from the shop floor to the top floor.
Food Engineering: Successful Allergen Control Requires Close Attention to Detail
Wed Jun 14 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
Plex provides insights for food and beverage manufacturers on managing allergens – a growing concern across the industry. Topping the list of insights are a focus on the process, planning tools, and leveraging software to properly manage materials on the shop floor.
IT Toolbox: Seven Keys for Better ERP Security
Fri Jun 02 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
Plex’s Todd Weeks provides perspective on why 2017 is the year to focus on ERP security, and how business professionals can create a framework for reducing their company’s vulnerability to a cyber-attack.
Embedded Systems Engineering: Analytics to Answer the Next Question and the One After That
Fri Jun 02 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
Hatch Stamping demonstrates a long-standing culture of using business intelligence to drive smart decisions, most recently applying production analytic application from shop floor to top floor leadership, which has contributed to 25 percent sales growth in the last two years alone. Plex leaders also discuss analytics’ role in IIoT and the product innovation process.
Materials Handling and Logistics: Predictive Supply Chain Planning and Machine Learning [New Products]
Thu Jun 01 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
MH&L shares details on two of Plex’s latest product innovations: Predictive demand forecasting and machine learning, which will add to the Plex Supply Chain Planning suite.
Industry Today: IL-Based Manufacturer Increases Profit Margin, On-Time Performance, Lead Time
Tue May 30 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
ASK Power, a manufacturer of electrical power connectors for the transportation, military, telecommunications, and OEM markets improves business processes using sales & operations planning and capacity planning.
Diginomica: The State of Manufacturing ERP – part 5 – The Plex update
Wed May 17 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
As part of an ongoing series profiling manufacturing ERP vendors, industry analyst Brian Sommer shares an update on Plex, noting that “Plex is the grand master of the cloud ERP space.”
Enterprise Irregulars: PowerPlex celebrating the American Mittelstand
Tue May 16 23:00:00 GMT-05:00 2017
Analyst Vinnie Mirchandani of Deal Architect reflects on his recent experience at PowerPlex 2017 and expresses approval for Plex’s celebration of manufacturers.