Subscribe to our free, weekly email newsletter!



Eliminate Waste with Real-Time Asset Management

November 06, 2012

Eliminate Waste with Real-Time Asset Management

One of the main priorities in most enterprises is to reduce waste across the supply chain. If your organization is like most, there is no room for waste in any facet of supply chain processes. The removal of waste and optimization of your supply chain improves responsiveness to your customer and reduces costs. Seven types of waste in your supply chain may be hindering your efforts to become a lean organization including:

  • Non-value added processes

  • Excess inventory

  • Capacity utilization

  • Wait time for operators

  • Suboptimal transportation

  • And more…

A real-time asset management solution provides “Timely information—aimed at delivering visibility of materials, WIP, scrap, etc, as well as automating material flow and assisting with the understanding, communication and resolution of downtime issues—directly addressing the seven wastes.”

Download and read this white paper to learn how real-time asset management solutions can minimize these wastes and optimize your supply chain.

image

Subscribe to Modern Materials Handling magazine

Subscribe today. It's FREE!
Find out what the world’s most innovative companies are doing to improve productivity in their plants and distribution centers.
Start your FREE subscription today!

Recent Entries

Transportation & Logistics companies are winning customers and improving profitability by taking a fresh look at their operations. Don't miss this brand new ebook from Barcoding, Inc. and Honeywell, "Automating Transportation and Logistics: How automation and assessment programs are helping T&L companies cut costs, increase cash, and improve customer experience."

After 53 years in Jonesboro, Ark., the company will add new manufacturing capabilities and 75 permanent jobs.

Loscam, Asia Pacific’s leading pallet pooling service provider, recently opened a new depot in Kota Kinabalu, capital city of the state of Sabah Malaysia, further extending its services to East Malaysia.

The PMI, the ISM’s index to measure growth inched up 0.7 percent to 53.5 over May’s 52.8 (a PMI of 50 or greater represents growth). This reading marks sequential growth for the third month in a row.

More than 30 leading suppliers of reusable products and services will be available in the Reusable Packaging Pavilion. The exhibitors include manufacturers, material suppliers, providers of washing and other specialty equipment, and service providers of reusable packaging systems and solutions.



© Copyright 2015 Peerless Media LLC, a division of EH Publishing, Inc • 111 Speen Street, Ste 200, Framingham, MA 01701 USA