7 top sales KPIs for manufacturing teams

Phocas

Sales professionals working in manufacturing know customer behaviour is changing and is continuing to evolve. Manufacturers need to be more flexible and personalized, which means innovation and business agility are essential.

Manufacturers Benefit from Using AI to Facilitate Augmented Reality

Smart Data Collective

AI is changing the future of the manufacturing sector. According to one survey, 76% of manufacturing companies have either deployed AI or are in the process of developing an AI system to use in the near future. This is one of the biggest benefits of using AI in the manufacturing sector.

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Business intelligence in manufacturing

Phocas

Manufacturers follow the same steps to make each product, and from monitoring these processes with business intelligence, production teams find ways to be more efficient. Case Study Industry - Manufacturing Job Role - IT Strategy, Management and Performance

3D Printing for Ergonomic Design in Manufacturing Facilities

DataFloq

Workplace ergonomics are extremely important, especially for workers in manufacturing facilities. With 3D printing, it may be possible to custom-create ergonomic equipment and tools that make working in manufacturing facilities much more comfortable and less risky.

Guide to Mathematical Optimization & Modeling

What is mathematical optimization and how does it compare to other types of analytics? Which tool should you use to develop optimization applications and scale them across the business? What are best practices for successful adoption? Read now.

What's new in manufacturing software?

Phocas

In manufacturing, most companies can’t make products any faster or cheaper, so they need to achieve efficiencies through data and the back office. ERP, data analytics and the new Epicor Financial Statements manufacturing software helps facilitate these gains.

The KPIs every manufacturer should know and measure

Phocas

When it comes to achieving success in manufacturing, the industry is way beyond the idea that data matters. Manufacturers and the decision-makers that run them understand the value of data and are turning to BI strategies and manufacturing KPIs in times of uncertainty.

Manufacturing data analytics for a single source of truth

Phocas

Today, manufacturers face a challenging business climate. There is pessimism about the global demand for manufactured goods and the slow recovery of the economy due to covid-19. Industry - Manufacturing data analytics data visualizations

Big Data Opportunity in Manufacturing

The Data Administration Newsletter

In manufacturing, this means opportunity. That depends on the tools and practices that manufacturing companies […]. The world now runs on Big Data.

Using Event Data in Manufacturing to Improve Business Processes

David Menninger's Analyst Perspectives

Event data can be used to enhance existing processes, but it can also be used to dramatically impact operations, revenue models and the bottom line for manufacturers. In this perspective I’ll share how manufacturers are working with event data to transform their organizations.

Manufacturing business intelligence (BI) success stories

Phocas

Manufacturers are turning to business intelligence because the process of making products is a huge opportunity for data optimization. Data-driven manufacturers use technology to automate most parts of the business —from production through to sales — for competitive advantage.

Supply Chain Network Design: The Ultimate Use Cases eBook

Explore the most common use cases for network design and optimization software. This eBook shares how supply chain leaders leverage their supply chain design software to tackle a variety of challenges and questions.

U.S., Malaysia agree to transparency in semiconductor, manufacturing supply chains

DataFloq

KUALA LUMPUR (Reuters) - The United States and Malaysia plan to collaborate with industry partners on improving transparency, security and resilience in the semiconductor and manufacturing supply chains, the two countries said on Thursday.

Implementing Data Governance in the Manufacturing Industry

Alation

Or, rather, every successful company these days is run with a bias toward technology and data, especially in the manufacturing industry. technologies, manufacturers must deploy the right technologies and, most importantly, leverage the resulting data to make better, faster decisions.

How Manufacturing Can Embrace IoT

DataFloq

How can manufacturing make their way into Industry 4.0 The IoT manufacturing. As a species, we're in the midst of the 4th Industrial Revolution. Also known as Industry 4.0, this particular revolution is built upon automation and data exchange. Industry 3.0 gave us computerization. Industry 4.0 is taking that foundation to a whole new level. Industries across the globe are beginning to embrace IoT. and embrace IoT? The Rise of the Smart Factory.

How to Implement Manufacturing Process Data Automation in Your Business?

DataFloq

Data Automation has now become one of the latest trends in most of the industries, including manufacturing. With the highly competitive atmosphere in the industry, manufacturers have turned to automation to save time and effort in labor-intensive processes.

IBM rolls out newest processor chip, taps Samsung for manufacturing

DataFloq

The IBM-designed Power10 chip will be manufactured by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and is meant for use by businesses inside data centers, IBM said.

AI in Manufacturing

Manufacturers want to deliver the best products on the market as quickly and ethically as possible. Learn how to solve your most urgent manufacturing and business needs with an enterprise AI platform.

IBM rolls out newest processor chip, taps Samsung for manufacturing

DataFloq

The IBM-designed Power10 chip will be manufactured by Samsung Electronics Co Ltd and is meant for use by businesses inside data centers, IBM said.

UK, European manufacturers want battery supply chain nearer home -survey

DataFloq

LONDON (Reuters) - British manufacturers and those in other parts of Europe want to move more of the supply chain for batteries used in electric cars and renewable energy away from China and closer to their plants, a survey showed on Tuesday.

India selects four global firms to boost IT products manufacturing

DataFloq

Under the plan, manufacturers get cash-backs of 1% to 4% of additional sales of locally made goods over four years, with 2019-2020 as the base year.

Geely launches electric vehicle manufacturing platform

DataFloq

As the global auto industry ramps up investment in electric and high-tech vehicles, manufacturers from Volkswagen AG to General Motors Co have introduced platforms for electric vehicles (EVs).

2021 State of Analytics: Why Users Demand Better

As organizations become more data driven, their analytics requirements grow. Find out how knowledge workers use analytics and explore their needs and preferences.

Swedish startup Volta unveils electric truck, to manufacture in UK

DataFloq

The company said the first Volta vehicle was manufactured by Prodrive in Warwick, England, and it is in discussion with.

U.S. senators propose 25% tax credit for semiconductor manufacturing

DataFloq

senators on Thursday proposed a 25% tax credit for investments in semiconductor manufacturing as Congress works to increase U.S. By David Shepardson. WASHINGTON (Reuters) -A bipartisan group of U.S.

Top RPA Automation Use Cases for Synergizing Operations in Manufacturing

DataFloq

As governments, the world over dole out SOPs to the manufacturing sector, the growth in the sector is expected to see unprecedented growth in the next few years.

SK Hynix to acquire S.Korea-based chip contract manufacturer for $492 million

DataFloq

SEOUL (Reuters) -SK Hynix Inc, the world's second-largest memory chip maker, said on Friday it will acquire South Korea-based Key Foundry, a chip contract manufacturer, for 576 billion won ($492.41 It already has a chip contract manufacturing unit, SK Hynix System IC. ($1

Samsung, Micron warn China's Xian lockdown could disrupt memory chip manufacturing

DataFloq

Reuters) -Samsung Electronics and Micron Technology, two of the world's largest memory chip makers, warned that strict COVID-19 curbs in the Chinese city of Xian could disrupt their chip manufacturing bases in the area. By Joyce Lee and Manya Saini.

The Cloud is Spectacularly Transforming the Manufacturing Sector

Smart Data Collective

We have talked about a number of changes that big data has created for the manufacturing sector. A number of manufacturers are relying more on analytics technology to streamline their operations. Let us take a closer look at how the cloud can advance manufacturing operations.

Manufacturing Analytics Will Transform the Industry

The Data Administration Newsletter

In recent years, the consumer demand has changed significantly and for which the manufacturers are buckling up. Manufacturing analytics implies collecting and analyzing data from different systems, machines, IoT […].

Predictive Analytics in Manufacturing: A Winning Edge

Sisense

The modern manufacturing world is a delicate dance, filled with interconnected pieces that all need to work perfectly in order to produce the goods that keep the world running. In Moving Parts , we explore the unique data and analytics challenges manufacturing companies face every day.

Organizations Use Robotic Polishing for AI-Driven Manufacturing

Smart Data Collective

A number of manufacturers have started using artificial intelligence more than ever. ResearchandMarkets.com projects that the market for AI in manufacturing will be worth $16.7 One of the many awesome things about AI is that it can help streamline the manufacturing process.

Intel sees mix of internal, foundry manufacturing; FT says quarterly results hacked

DataFloq

15 as it grapples with delays in its 7-nanometer chip manufacturing technology. On an earnings call on Thursday, Gelsinger said he had reviewed the company's manufacturing operations over the previous week and was "confident. By Stephen Nellis and Ayanti Bera.

Japan asks Taiwan manufacturers to cooperate in chip production

DataFloq

TOKYO (Reuters) - Japan has asked some Taiwanese manufacturers to cooperate in alternative production of semiconductors, industry minister Hiroshi Kajiyama said on Tuesday, after a chip plant owned by Renesas Electronic Corp was hit by a fire this month. "We

Intel PC chip sales rise, but profit forecast falls short on manufacturing costs

DataFloq

Intel fumbled new manufacturing technology in recent years, causing it to fall behind rivals such as Advanced Micro Devices Inc and Nvidia Corp in the race to make faster, smaller chips. By Stephen Nellis and Chavi Mehta.

U.S. Senate China bill would create 'chief manufacturing' post in research boost

DataFloq

By David Shepardson. WASHINGTON (Reuters) -U.S.

How Data Translation is Becoming a Problem in Manufacturing

DataFloq

The manufacturing industry relies heavily on 3D computer-aided design (CAD) files created by design and engineering teams. Some manufacturers handle the entire process internally (a company handling both design and production) or across different companies. In the latter scenario, there is always a probability that different workflows come into play between the client (designer) and the supplier (manufacturer).

Google Cloud data engineering, analytics systems target manufacturers

CIO Business Intelligence

Google Cloud Platform (GCP) is set to release two new solutions targeted at the manufacturing sector and aiming to ease data engineering and analytics tasks, unifying data from diverse machine assets to offer business insights to factory managers.

U.S. Defense Department looks to bolster domestic chip manufacture with new program

DataFloq

Defense Department will soon start soliciting proposals for a program to provide incentives to boost semiconductor manufacturing capabilities in the United States, according to a posting on a government contracting site. By Stephen Nellis. SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The U.S.

Using Predictive Analytics to Ensure Safety in the Manufacturing Environment

DataFloq

Although the manufacturing process continues to improve, there is still concern among plant owners about quality control, peak production, and ensuring that factories are functioning at the best possible efficiency. They allow us to improve manufacturing quality and anticipate a slew of different needs throughout the factory. Below, is a look at few ways by which manufacturers can use predictive analytics for safety.

China's Xiaomi adds manufacturing muscle in India to boost phone production

DataFloq

BENGALURU (Reuters) - China's Xiaomi Corp is enlisting more contract manufacturers to make its phones in India, adding heft in a country where it is already one of the biggest smartphone brands.

Chinese electric vehicle maker Xpeng secures $2 billion credit line to expand manufacturing

DataFloq

billion yuan ($2 billion) from five Chinese banks to expand manufacturing and sales. BEIJING (Reuters) - Chinese electric vehicle maker Xpeng Inc said on Tuesday it has secured a credit line of 12.8

Here’s How To Implement Manufacturing Analytics Today

Smart Data Collective

One of the most fascinating big data industries is manufacturing. Manufacturing innovation has long been an integral piece of our economic success, and it seems that big data allows for great industry gains. Manufacturers are always looking for ways to make marginal improvements in their systems and how they operate. Thankfully, with big data, manufacturing companies can competently manage supply chain details in order to oversee any possible improvements available.