Air Products, a leading supplier of gas based equipment and technology for the food industry, has teamed up with Traceall Ltd to introduce an innovative online traceability solution, which can be tailored to specific food process lines.
Critical Issues Manufacturing/Supply Chain
Critical issues are thought provoking articles relating to strategy, legislation, technology, best practice and some of the most challenging business topics in the world of manufacturing and supply chain information technology. The articles in this section have been contributed by leading vendors, industry leaders, research analysts, trade associations and consultancies.
This collection of articles cover a variety of topics relating to the manufacturing, warehousing, logistics, transportation and distribution marketplace across Europe. They look at market trends, improvements in technology and some thought provoking comment on all aspects of optimising and improving efficiencies throughout the supply chain from raw material to finished product.
Other important topics covered in this section concern Health and Safety in Logistics with articles from the Health & Safety Executive (HSE).Taxation, government policy, climate change, recruitment and training schemes are all covered, as well as educational opportunities at various UK logistics educational facilities such at Cranfield University.
Mar 01, 2005 Comments (0)
David Karlin, managing director, mid-market division, Sage UK, says the findings from the Sage Business Heartbeat Survey-a new, continuing study into the ups and downs of business life-offer hope for the majority of manufacturers who are dissatisfied with their IT.
Feb 23, 2005 Comments (0)
Benchpoint, the UK web polling and measurement system, has been named as the "Best New Measurement Product of 2004". The award comes from the US-based "Measurement Standard", a specialist communications measurement portal.
Feb 17, 2005 Comments (0)
Industrial computing products are generally developed in response to a given business requirement or problemMark Hardy, managing director, Belgravium.
SEMATECH Adopts the ArchestrA Application Platform from Wonderware for Interface A Validation and Demonstration System
Feb 16, 2005 Comments (0)
SEMATECH is implementing the ArchestrA application platform through its International SEMATECH Manufacturing Initiative subsidiary, a global consortium of leading semiconductor manufacturers.
Feb 16, 2005 Comments (0)
Survive has announced a new seminar to be held in May this year on supply chain continuity. The seminar, which will feature speakers from John Lewis, Next Group, and Nike, and which will be chaired by Dr Helen Peck of Cranfield University, will be the first held by Survive dedicated to the risk that supply chains represent to all organisations.
Feb 11, 2005 Comments (0)
New research from Deloitte shows companies face a 50% profit loss from blinkered approach to design and management of global networks.
Feb 10, 2005 Comments (0)
Alignment of IT to the business currently is talked about more than most other hot-topics in technology circles these days, and in my opinion, for good reason.
Feb 02, 2005 Comments (0)
Reverse logistics is often forgotten a glaring oversight which can cause widespread cost when a large scale return of items occurs.
Jan 28, 2005 Comments (0)
XLintQuote, a new product selection and ordering application has been released by Xoetrope.