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Take Control of Your Inventory in 2021 Take Control of Your Inventory in 2021 Take Control of Your Inventory in 2021

Take Control of Your Inventory in 2021

Author: | Post Date: 02 Mar 2021

As the ripples from 2020’s global events are still being felt throughout the manufacturing industry, now more than ever it is essential for manufacturers to manage their supply chain, forecast demand, and use production resources as efficiently as possible. It is during challenging periods such as these that manufacturing businesses need to review the tools they use to plan and manage inventory and production. [...]


A Systematic Solution for Manufacturers in Controlling  Allergens and Pathogens A Systematic Solution for Manufacturers in Controlling  Allergens and Pathogens A Systematic Solution for Manufacturers in Controlling  Allergens and Pathogens

A Systematic Solution for Manufacturers in Controlling Allergens and Pathogens

Author: | Post Date: 28 Jan 2021

  In the world of the hyperconscious consumer, food & beverage manufacturers have a duty to manage risk through food traceability technologies such as those found in an Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP), to not only identify and respond to food safety issues, but also to support supply chain optimization and the reduction of food loss. (more…)


How Can I Manage Inventory to Support Smart Manufacturing? How Can I Manage Inventory to Support Smart Manufacturing? How Can I Manage Inventory to Support Smart Manufacturing?

How Can I Manage Inventory to Support Smart Manufacturing?

Author: | Post Date: 26 Jan 2021

Smart Manufacturing is about visibility, connectivity and interoperability – connecting systems, machines, and work units to create intelligent networks along the value chain. It’s about getting information about the manufacturing process to where it is needed, when it is needed, and in the form it is needed to power smart decisions. (more…)


The Importance of Using Digital Technologies In the Supply Chain The Importance of Using Digital Technologies In the Supply Chain The Importance of Using Digital Technologies In the Supply Chain

The Importance of Using Digital Technologies In the Supply Chain

Author: | Post Date: 03 Nov 2020

For businesses involved in moving and distributing goods around the country or the world, the pandemic of 2020 has shown how important it is to have digital technologies to support planning, managing, and executing distribution operations. Even after the Coronavirus pandemic subsides, the world is not going to go back to what it was, things will change. (more…)


How Malaysia Food Manufacturers can Avoid Leaving a Bad Taste in their Supply Chain How Malaysia Food Manufacturers can Avoid Leaving a Bad Taste in their Supply Chain How Malaysia Food Manufacturers can Avoid Leaving a Bad Taste in their Supply Chain

How Malaysia Food Manufacturers can Avoid Leaving a Bad Taste in their Supply Chain

Author: | Post Date: 13 Oct 2020

There have been a number of scary stories doing the rounds for years around unhygienic food conditions. From mass food poisonings at festivals to tofu being made in dirty back alley “factories” and even headlines of authorities withdrawing bottled water over bacteria concerns. There was even a notorious example of the scandal where needles were inserted into strawberries. While these examples sound just like [...]


4 Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time 4 Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time 4 Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time

4 Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time

Author: | Post Date: 17 Sep 2020

Ways to Ensure your Quotation Process Leads to Profit Every Time To ensure a healthy bottom line for your Metal Fabrication and Industrial Machinery business, the quotation process must be carefully managed at each step as margins are thin. You can’t afford to have internal operational inefficiencies on top of external competitive challenges. This means critical processes such as quoting, which are tightly integrated with [...]


How Procurement can Improve Inventory Management How Procurement can Improve Inventory Management How Procurement can Improve Inventory Management

How Procurement can Improve Inventory Management

Author: | Post Date: 28 Jul 2020

One thing that procurement departments are working intensively on at the moment is how to spend more effectively. That doesn’t mean just cost-cutting, but where to prioritize spending. Given that direct and indirect materials makeup at least 50% of the typical manufacturer’s costs, what procurement can do to improve inventory management is an obvious place to start. (more…)


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Supply Chain Disruption – What Happens Next?

Author: | Post Date: 09 Jul 2020

Organizations are looking for opportunities to innovate their operations and rethink their business models as the Covid-19 pandemic has caused not only a global humanitarian crisis but a supply chain crisis as well. The World Economic Forum says the magnitude of this unprecedented crisis has yet to be fully realized or manifested. Some of the impacts on manufacturers and businesses around the globe include supply [...]


Top 5 Famous Australian Food Recalls of the Last 5 Years Top 5 Famous Australian Food Recalls of the Last 5 Years Top 5 Famous Australian Food Recalls of the Last 5 Years

Top 5 Famous Australian Food Recalls of the Last 5 Years

Author: | Post Date: 23 Jun 2020

This month we observed World Food Safety Day. This year’s theme of “Food safety, everyone’s business” is particularly relevant as approximately 650 products including food-related items are recalled in Australia every year, but only about half of them are returned to the retailer. In October last year, the ACCC reported that there were about 1.7 million recalled products still in Australian homes. (more…)


Key Benefits of COVID-19 Resulting in a Localization of Supply Chains Key Benefits of COVID-19 Resulting in a Localization of Supply Chains Key Benefits of COVID-19 Resulting in a Localization of Supply Chains

Key Benefits of COVID-19 Resulting in a Localization of Supply Chains

Author: | Post Date: 09 Jun 2020

The disruption caused by the coronavirus has led global supply chains to re-think globalized market strategies. Before the pandemic, Chinese producers were often selected as the first choice, and China’s share of the global GDP was sitting at 20%. When Covid-19 hit China, its factories were shut down. Many other countries had to additionally deal with the closing of local ports. (more…)



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