Articles & News on Operations & Management

Manufacturing Revitalization Depends on Conquering Energy Challenges

  • by Nicole Geneau
  • Feature

Forward-looking organizations are thinking about energy as a key factor in their market competitiveness and seeking solutions to overcome the capital and risk barriers that come with energy infrastructure upgrades. 

How the Process Industry Can Use Advanced Analytics to Manage Its Water & Energy Challenges

  • by Daniel Münchrath
  • Feature

Both industrial water and energy must be properly and carefully managed to ensure asset reliability, adherence to energy and environmental regulations, and efficient and economic production processes. A solution for these challenges is to use advanced analytics.

Litmus Awarded CESMII Smart Manufacturing Project

  • News

U.S. DOE dedicated $4M to fund projects that strengthen America’s manufacturing sector.

Securing the Hybrid Workforce in the Manufacturing Sector

  • by Rick Peters
  • Feature

As the hybrid workforce gains traction across OT sectors, IT leaders must be prepared to secure this digitally transformed landscape.

Ewing-Foley Partners with Softing to Expand IT Network Technology Support to Northwest U.S. Customer Base

  • News

Ewing-Foley, Inc. (EFI), a manufacturers’ representative firm that provides complete sales and marketing services to the datacom and networking industry, has announced its partnership with Softing Inc., an industry leader in industrial communications technology.

Arnel Santos Joins mCloud as Executive Vice President and President, Americas

  • News

mCloud Technologies Corp. announced Arnel Santos has joined mCloud as executive vice president and president, Americas and the company’s senior executive for its regional business in North America.

10 Integrations Every Manufacturer Needs With an ERP

  • by Daniel Carranco
  • Feature

Our list of the 10 integrations every manufacturer needs with their ERP includes some that are new and some that have been around awhile. If you don’t acquire them soon, expect to be left behind–by your customers and your industry.

TASI Group Acquires Mission Communications, Adding to its Wireless Asset Management Capabilities

  • News

The TASI Group of Companies has reached an agreement to acquire Mission Communications, Norcross GA.

Women in Manufacturing Association Announces “Moms in MFG,” an Event for Moms Working in the Manufacturing Sector

  • News

In advance of Mother’s Day, the Women in Manufacturing Association (WiM) announces the launch of “Moms in MFG,” a new event and year-round community for women who serve dual roles—manufacturing industry professional and mom.

ICONICS Appoints Ted Hill as New CEO

  • News

ICONICS, Inc., a group company of Mitsubishi Electric Corporation, has appointed Mr. Edward (“Ted”) Hill as the company’s new President and CEO.