Process manufacturing software, Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), Lot Traceability, Batch Production

Process manufacturing is concerned with the use of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), such as those used in the chemical, pharmaceutical, food & beverage, biotechnology and Consumer Packaged Goods (CPG) environments. The key point to define process manufacturing is that once the raw ingredients or formulas have been used and mixed they cannot be returned back to their original individual state. In other words, once the product has been constructed the individual ingredients cannot be distilled and extracted back out again.

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Manhattan Associates Flow Management maximises profitability and service levels across sales channels

Network-based distribution model synchronises demand, supply and inventory strategies across the supply chain

Uplanit enters DBO's orbit

Rotherham software specialist, IMS, has forged links with DBO Services, to offer manufacturing companies a complete stock control and scheduling solution.

Swiss metal processing company selects Infor to shorten manufacturing cycle times

Infor has announced that Ruch AG will deploy Infor ERP COM, in order to dramatically improve the companys manufacturing cycle times

Agility enhances North African and European presence with the Medgroup acquisitions

Agility enhances North African and European presence with the Medgroup acquisitions

Medorient Algeria, Medorient France and Med-Logistics UK part of Agilitys growing global network

S&T and JDA Software enter strategic alliance

S&T and JDA Software enter the Central and Eastern Europe Demand and Supply Chain Optimisation market

Manufacturing steps down a gear

Further evidence of a slowdown in the economy was revealed in the latest snapshot of the manufacturing sector from the CBI

Sanderson web portal helps Evenort

Sanderson will help stainless steel processor Evenort improve customer service and cross-selling online with the new web portal module for its Unity manufacturing solution.

Swisslog awarded major order by dm-drogerie markt

One of the most modern logistics facilities in Europe to be built for MEUR 130

Countdown for safety awards

Countdown for safety awards

The countdown has begun for entries for the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards, which honoured around 130 manufacturing and engineering services companies among its record 1,400 winners last year.

AEO educational seminar from RedPrairie and IBM

New trade legislation will have a major impact on your business in 2008. Are you prepared?

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