Cloud ERP for Manufacturers
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Two Webinars: Efficient Supply Chains in the Cloud

Cloud ERP provides real-time visibility and responsiveness across the supply chain. Hear industry expert Dave Turbide discuss how:
  • Web-based portals connect suppliers and customers with real-time information
  • Integrated SCM and quality functions keep suppliers on track
  • Cloud ERP opens the window to transparency supporting collaboration
Register today for “Supply Chain Management: Balance Risk With Leanness” on March 27 at 1 p.m. ET, the first in the Plex Systems Supply Chain Webinar Series.

The second webinar in the series, “Supply Chain Transparency Mitigates Risk,”  is set for April 10 at 1 p.m. ET. Plex Systems Senior Solutions Engineer David Utley will outline strategies and technologies for real-time visibility across supply chain networks.

Overall Equipment Effectiveness: Got High OEE?

Understanding overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) and its relevance is a crucial business step for any enterprise. Can you identify the causes of low OEE and analyze production metrics such as availability, performance and quality? See how traceability tools measure OEE.

Read more about reducing lost time and improving OEE.

Managing Quality Over the Cloud

Research firm LNS Research is reviewing enterprise quality management software (EQMS) solutions, starting with Plex Online. Each study looks at how information management systems can help manage quality. LNS will present briefings on various vendors plus their own independent analyses over the next several weeks.

Read more about the research.

CFOs See Value in ERP in the Cloud

CFOs are showing greater enthusiasm for cloud ERP solutions, according to recent research.  They welcome the flexibility and freedom associated with cloud technology’s pay-as-you-go approach.

A 2012 survey by Financial Executives Research Foundation?and technology advisory firm Gartner found that 53 percent of CFOs believe that more than half of their enterprise transactions will be delivered through cloud solutions over the next four years.

Read more about the findings. >

Plex Online Users Are Winners

Four customers of Plex Systems have been named 2013 Manufacturing Leadership 100 (ML100) award winners. ARCA, Avon Gear Company, Creative Foam Corporation and Groeb Farms are recipients of the prestigious award. The ML100 awards “honor companies and individuals that are shaping the future of global manufacturing.” The winners will be honored during the ninth annual Manufacturing Leadership Summit in Palm Beach, Florida.

Read more about the ML100 awards. >
Supply Chain Webinar Series
  • Supply Chain Management: Balance Risk With Leanness, March 27, 1 p.m. ET
  • Supply Chain Transparency Mitigates Risk, April 10, 1 p.m. ET


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