Lean Manufacturing Blog

by Tina Kennedy, on Jun 5, 2020 3:47:19 PM

As manufacturers begin to ramp up operations with newly implemented COVID-19 mitigation strategies, it’s clear Industry 4.0 technologies are more relevant than ever. The pandemic has proved that companies that …

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Topics:Digital Work Instructions

by George Jewell, on Mar 12, 2020 11:10:09 AM

Lean manufacturing is a management philosophy that provides tools and processes designed to eliminate waste from the manufacturing process, resulting in greater efficiency, efficacy and profitability for the organization. Those …

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Topics:Lean ManufacturingQuality Management

by George Jewell, on Jan 29, 2020 1:41:22 PM

5 Compelling Arguments for a Manufacturing Traceability Solution - In the manufacturing sector, the ability to track and trace parts and products throughout the production environment is becoming more critical …

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Topics:TraceabilityManufacturing Integrated PlatformQuality Management

by George Jewell, on Jan 7, 2020 3:19:07 PM

Sophisticated new track-and-trace solutions can be an essential tool for medical manufacturers In recent years, the emergence of sophisticated new track-and-trace tools and technologies has given manufacturers powerful new capabilities …

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Topics:MedicalTraceabilityIndustry 4.0Quality Management

by Dan McKiernan, on Nov 18, 2019 3:06:05 PM

Accelerated and enhanced training with digital work instructions. As growing numbers of manufacturers are discovering, digital work instructions can be a game-changer. Digital work instructions are more accurate, more user …

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Topics:Educational TopicsLean ManufacturingIndustry 4.0Digital Work Instructions

by George Jewell, on Nov 11, 2019 8:03:46 PM

At its core, manufacturing is about stuff. Taking small things and putting them together in ways that create bigger and more sophisticated things. Refining raw materials into more complex and …

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Topics:TraceabilityLean ManufacturingIndustry 4.0Quality Management

by Dan McKiernan, on Nov 4, 2019 4:24:20 PM

At a time when the emerging concept of the Manufacturing Integrated Platform (MIP) is beginning to fulfill its promise as the first truly holistic and comprehensive manufacturing solution, it’s worth …

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Topics:Manufacturing Integrated PlatformQuality ManagementKitting

by George Jewell, on Oct 21, 2019 4:04:07 PM

A whole new level of error-proofing Leveraging IIoT connectivity has long held the promise of speed, efficiency, transparency, flexibility and control for manufacturing professionals. But until recently, few manufacturing solutions …

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Topics:Lean ManufacturingIndustry 4.0Digital Work InstructionsManufacturing Integrated Platform

by George Jewell, on Sep 19, 2019 8:36:15 PM

Minimizing and mitigating the incidence and impact of quality spills Every manufacturer strives for perfection. Realistically, of course, an unblemished record isn’t possible. Production errors and subpar or nonconforming products …

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Topics:Lean ManufacturingIndustry 4.0Quality Management

by Tina Kennedy, on Sep 9, 2019 11:10:41 AM

eFlex Systems excited to announce they will be exhibiting at The Assembly Show, booth #600 in Rosemont, Illinois from October 22-24, 2019. The show focuses exclusively on assembly technology, equipment …

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Topics:EventsIndustry 4.0Manufacturing Integrated Platform

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