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Featured White Papers

MITIGATING LABOR SHORTAGES WITH PLANT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE
Published by SafetyChain Software
THE ENGINEERING LEADER’S GUIDE TO DATA MANAGEMENT
Published by PTC
5 TIPS FOR CHOOSING THE RIGHT GEARED MOTOR
Published by Parvalux Electric Motors Ltd
THE BASICS OF STATIC ELECTRICITY
Published by EXAIR Corporation
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: OFFLINE ROBOT PROGRAMMING AND HOW IT CAN IMPACT YOUR BUSINESS
Published by Robotmaster (Hypertherm Inc.)
ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: "FIVE IMPORTANT FACTORS WHEN SELECTING ATOMIZING SPRAY NOZZLES"
Published by EXAIR Corporation
WEBINAR: 9 PRINCIPLES FOR A SUSTAINABLE HEALTH AND SAFETY PROCESS
Published by Performance Solutions by Milliken
FOOD MANUFACTURER ACHIEVES RAPID RESULTS WITH RAPID IMPROVEMENT APPROACH
Published by Performance Solutions by Milliken

All White Papers

MITIGATING LABOR SHORTAGES WITH PLANT MANAGEMENT SOFTWARE

The ongoing manufacturing labor shortage is driving increased unplanned downtime, risk, and workforce turnover. This challenges even the best manufacturing plants to fill orders on time, keep their product and people safe, and retain a desirable workforce. In this guide, learn from manufacturers who have strategically overcome the labor shortage issue while improving their operations in the process.

11 CONSIDERATIONS FOR EMBEDDED SYSTEM RFID READERS

Optimize your RFID reader selection, engineering design process and life-long performance with this handy checklist. Not all RFID readers are created equal. RFID readers/writers come with a broad range of form factors, capabilities and configurations. When choosing a reader to embed into a system or device, it is important to make sure it fully meets all of your design specifications. You also need to make sure it will continue to meet your needs for years to come as device specification and end user requirements change.

IO FAST-MOVING CONSUMER GOODS

How can overarching challenges in the FMCG industry and specific challenges in process technology, intralogistics, IT integration and architecture be addressed?

THE RECEIVING REVOLUTION OPTIMIZING YOUR WAREHOUSE'S STARTING POINT

Many warehouse layouts diminish the size and importance of receiving at a great detriment to their entire operation. Think of all the activities receiving does. They add labels, count the items and reconcile them with the manufacturer’s packing list. They break down pallets. They accommodate back orders, they report manufacturers shipping errors. All this activity needs to be supported and optimized. By focusing on reducing receiving errors and inefficiencies you will improve the flow of your entire warehouse.

THE ENGINEERING LEADER’S GUIDE TO DATA MANAGEMENT

In this introductory guide, you’ll learn the critical role that data management plays at every stage of the product design and manufacturing process. We’ll review all the key factors to consider when choosing the best software solution for your company – and examine how the latest cloud-native product development tools can proactively minimize or completely prevent data management issues altogether. Get your copy of “The Engineering Leader’s Guide to Data Management” today and spend more time being an engineer and designer – versus being stuck doing exhausting administrative tasks!

5 TIPS FOR CHOOSING THE RIGHT GEARED MOTOR

As the UK’s largest manufacturer of fractional horsepower electric motors, we serve manufacturers operating in pretty much every industry. Each has its own unique requirements that need to be met to ensure the perfect drive solution across a range of applications and when it comes to selecting geared electric motors, there are certain things you can specify to tailor them exactly to your specification. Our helpful tips below will help you narrow down the search for your perfect geared motor.

LOCATION-BASED PROCESS AUTOMATION: LEVERAGING LOCATION TECHNOLOGY FOR AUTONOMOUS OPERATIONS

Your Location-based Process Automation insights: In this whitepaper, you will learn everything you need to know about how this new software category leverages location data for autonomous operations.

THE BASICS OF STATIC ELECTRICITY

Because static electricity can cause so many problems on the production line, EXAIR has produced a more in-depth examination of it. This White Paper, is designed to help readers learn about the causes of static electricity, the steps that can be taken to eliminate static, and how to control it.

ACCELERATING THE ADOPTION OF SMARTER MANUFACTURING

The study provided some clear guidance and pathways that could accelerate smarter manufacturing within organizations, namely increased funding, and consultation with experts in the space.

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: OFFLINE ROBOT PROGRAMMING AND HOW IT CAN IMPACT YOUR BUSINESS

The manufacturing industry is experiencing a shortage of skilled labor and struggling to be profitable in high-mix, low-volume production runs. Owners and managers can benefit from investigating new technologies that help them overcome the workforce shortage, remain competitive, and attract and retain talent. Offline robot programming software is a key technology innovation manufacturers are implementing to be successful and combat many of their current challenges. Watch on demand a panel discussion on the benefits of offline programming software for robots.

ON-DEMAND WEBINAR: "FIVE IMPORTANT FACTORS WHEN SELECTING ATOMIZING SPRAY NOZZLES"

Learn more about atomizing spray nozzle types and applications and the best spray nozzles for each application. Simplify the process and determine which atomizing spray nozzle will be the most effective for your application.

WEBINAR: 9 PRINCIPLES FOR A SUSTAINABLE HEALTH AND SAFETY PROCESS

The Safety and Health of all employees should be every company’s number 1 priority. Organizations should strive to ensure that every employee has a safe and healthy work environment. However, in these uncertain times achieving the right balance between healthy lives and a healthy/safe work environment has never been so challenging for leaders. At Milliken, we have learned how to lead differently. We’ve learned you must build trust between employees and management so that health and safety becomes something we can all own and improve together, sustainably. Building stronger EHS processes together teaches us the importance of care and collaboration and gives us the confidence to understand and manage our risks. This approach brings health and safety improvements AND financial performance benefits. In this webinar, we will review the 9 Principle’s that lead to this result driven sustainable process.

CNC AUTOMATION GUIDE FOR EXISTING MACHINE TOOLS

Automating existing machine tools is no myth or scifi dream but a practice that Fastems has been doing for years with a clear bottom line: there are plenty of situations where automating your current machine tools pays off and there are ways to navigate through the necessary technical landscape around machine tool interfacing, table or chuck access, and safety. This page is intended as an introduction and summary around the topic. For further reading, download our free guide:

VALIDATING ADDITIVE MANUFACTURING PROCESSES TO MEET MEDICAL REGULATIONS

Manufacturers of products intended for regulated environments, such as the medical industry, are faced with stringent requirements to ensure a high level of quality and safety. For manufacturers of 3D-printed medical devices and other organisations that apply additive manufacturing technologies in the context of the medical industry, these regulatory requirements translate into a strong focus on reproducible and safe manufacturing results. This whitepaper takes a closer look at requirements related to the qualification, verification and validation of the additive manufacturing processes.

FOOD MANUFACTURER ACHIEVES RAPID RESULTS WITH RAPID IMPROVEMENT APPROACH

A multibillion-dollar consumer foods manufacturer produces dozens of well-known brands, ranging from soups and snacks to pasta and pizzas. With operations in more than a dozen countries, the organization serves markets in more than 100 countries. PSbyM initially engaged with the company at four of its U.S. plants.