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Win The War For Top Manufacturing Talent

February 21, 2014 | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor,

It's no secret that manufacturing companies are struggling to fill the gap for skilled workers. According to a study by the Society for Human Resources Management (SHRM), manufacturing headcount is projected to increase by 49.1%! With thousands of positions out there, how will your organization find the best candidates for your jobs? How will you beat out your competition? How will top talent find your available positions? 

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Winning In The Complex Build-To-Order World of Auto Manufacturing

February 21, 2014 12:20 pm | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor,

Automotive OEMs are introducing new models at a dizzying pace, with an increasing number of end-configurations. With heavy penalties for quality and on-time delivery issues, automotive suppliers and logistics partners must deliver zero-defect products on-time. How can they get the job done reliably and to the OEM’s built-to-order (BTO) specifications?


Lean Version 2.0: Operational excellence graduates from the plant floor

December 12, 2013 11:00 am | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor,

As manufacturers look for ways to increase efficiency throughout the enterprise, approaches such as Lean manufacturing — often coined operational excellence — can be used in a much wider scope. What was once considered primarily an operational or plant floor strategy is now being implemented throughout the organization in helping to improve overall competitiveness.

Win Big by Maximizing Your Supply Chain

November 19, 2013 2:00 pm

As products are rapidly changing in today’s high-tech world, the need to have revision control for product data in one place is more critical than ever. Not just to ensure that internal teams are fully aware of the latest changes, but to ensure that critical suppliers, who may be on the outside of the four walls, are also immediately aware of what changes may impact them.


Journey to the Internet of Things -- An Adventure in Communicating with Machines

October 9, 2013 12:00 pm

Join us for a webinar and learn more about how Axeda and Sealed Air worked together to deliver a connected product program from inception to execution - with valuable lessons learned along the way! Discover how to use machine data to improve business processes and functions with both internal stakeholders and external customers.


Enabled Commerce: Dealing with manufacturing e-commerce from business to business

October 1, 2013 12:00 pm | by Joel Hans, Managing Editor,

This educational webinar from will highlight the most critical trends in the burgeoning intersection between electronic commerce (e-commerce) and manufacturing. Raj Kumar will be joining us to kick off the webinar with a discussion of the broad trends that are making e-commerce a necessary addition to an already-growing contingent of enterprise-level software solutions.

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