Articles & News on MES and Operations Management

Epicor announces acquisition agreement with KKR

  • News

Epicor provides industry-specific solutions to customers in the manufacturing, distribution, and retail sectors. Financial terms of the transaction were not disclosed.

ESP Group chooses Epicor ERP to drive and manage growth

  • Case Study

Epicor ERP will provide ESP Group with the platform for managing growth by connecting all business critical systems and data sources to increase efficiency, enhance control and facilitate real-time management

Fluke Connect Assets and the Fluke TiX560 Infrared Camera are honored in 2016 EC&M Awards

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Fluke Connect Assets is a cloud-based wireless system of software and test tools that gives maintenance managers a comprehensive view of all critical equipment. The TiX560 Infrared Camera, which is part of the Fluke Connect system, features a rotating 240-degree lens and a 5.7 inch touchscreen.

Rheem selects HighJump's Warehouse Management System to optimize operations

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HighJump’s warehouse management system (WMS) will be implemented in Rheem’s distribution center in Central Mexico. From its facility in Mexico City, Rheem fulfills outbound orders to many distribution channels through Mexico and Central America.

Savigent named as industry partner to Smart Manufacturing Innovation Institue

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This coalition brings together a consortium of organizations from across industry, academia, government and non-profits trade groups to spur advances in Smart Manufacturing technology and process controls that can improve the efficiency of U.S. advanced manufacturing.

Maximizing Error-proofing in Manufacturing with MES/MOM Controlled Assembly Tools

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By Anthony Borges, PINpoint Information Systems This document summarizes the error-proofing solution a leading heavy machinery manufacturer implemented and standardized on in order to greatly reduce product defects due to improperly fastened bolts in transmission systems.

Rockwell Automation releases v7.0 FactoryTalk AssetCentre Software

  • News

FactoryTalk AssetCentre v7.0 software automates discovery and tracks the status of devices, network switches and software on workstation computers across an entire facility or production operation.

Three Ways Better Data Maximizes ERP Investments

  • Feature

By Robert Waugh, HighJump An ERP system is a significant investment, yet many manufacturing operations don’t take full advantage of its capabilities. This article discusses the benefits of ERP systems in manufacturing

Epicor acquires Dot Net IT to expand cloud offerings

  • News

The acquisition is expected to strengthen the Epicor sales, services and support team globally, and brings cloud-based, add-on solutions that extend the company's enterprise resource planning (ERP) portfolio.

Aucotec AG announces expansion into South Korea

  • News

The Seoul-based subsidiary evolved from its cooperation with an experienced CAE sales partner, with which Aucotec had started its involvement in Korea. The partner relied completely on Aucotec's modern software platform and was named "Engineering Base Ltd" after the system.