Manufacturers are keenly aware that a key component of supply chain management is ensuring the right maintenance, repair and operations (MRO) supplies are available for minimizing costly production downtime and ensuring on time and in full (OTIF) goals are maintained.
A new GEP white paper — Supply Chain Convergence in a Disruptive Environment — breaks down the study and its findings as well as highlights how technology can mend the gap through visibility and collaboration.
The demand for same/next-day delivery exploded with the onset of the pandemic and businesses have adopted on-the-fly tactics, often disrupting operations. Here are some challenges, and AV solutions to meet them.
If you can find the bottlenecks that are slowing down your assembly line, you can increase efficiency and productivity. Manufacturing managers, roaming the factory floor, can address workflow impediments, but these supervisors can’t be everywhere at once.