Sustainability and digital transformation for factories

Digital transformation and sustainability

We’ve reached a unique moment in the history of manufacturing. Just as the need for more environmentally friendly practices increases, so too has the power of technology. It makes sense to think of how you can achieve both a more sustainable and more connected factory at the same time. So, how can you digitally transform […]

How to create a strategy for digital transformation

How to create a strategy for digital transformation

The benefits of digital transformation for factories are clear. But with only 24% of the industry having a strategy in place, it’s time to take a closer look at how to make tech work for your shop floor.  In today’s blog, we’ll cover: What is a digital transformation? Why is a digital transformation relevant for […]

The benefits of digital transformation for factories

Digital transformation

Manufacturing is experiencing a time of change and challenge.  As the global economy resets following the Covid pandemic, factories are finding new and innovative ways to respond. First among them is retooling for a digital-first future. To avoid being stuck with 20th Century methods to tackle 21st Century problems, now’s the time to adopt digital […]

Factories and the environment: How to make it work

Factory and the environment

Your factory’s profitability and environmental impact are linked like never before. Since the Paris Agreement of 2015, the international community has been focused on hitting carbon reduction targets, including achieving carbon neutrality by 2050. As we’ll explain, this has significant ramifications for manufacturing.  And, we’ll show you that a more eco-friendly factory can not only […]

The link between continuous improvement and worker satisfaction

Factory worker

The great thing about continuous improvement is that it affects every aspect of your factory. If you improve one area of your production, it has a ripple effect across your whole line. This applies to your workforce too. Factory workers that feel content at work are 44% more productive, a gain that could have huge […]

How delivery impacts your factory’s ability to be competitive

Delivery costs affect your factory

Delivery processes in factories don’t always get the recognition they deserve, and the reality is that they can make or break your business. Just as much as quality control processes, your delivery processes directly affect your ability to stay competitive, profitable, and scalable. Seeing that delivery management platforms can reduce costs by up to 20%, […]

How factory costs affect you and what to do about it

Factory costs in factory

There are many different ways in which your factory can face waste, and costs are one of them. If you want your factory to be profitable, you need to keep your costs consistent and avoid waste as much as you possibly can. The best way to do this is by using digital tools that help […]

Quick guide to quality control for manufacturing

Quality control in factory

Quality control is, alongside production planning, one of the most important processes in your factory regarding reducing waste and maximising output, customer satisfaction, and profitability. So why do so many companies get such a crucial part of their processes wrong?   We’ll take a look at that —and much more!— in this blog. Today, we’ll be […]

Factory safety measures and how to enforce them

Safety measures in factory

You already know how complex factory environments are, with many moving parts and a variety of things that can go wrong at the drop of a hat. That’s why ensuring you’ve got the appropriate safety measures in your factory is paramount. Today, we bring you a complete guide on maintaining a safe environment in your […]

7 ways to improve your Shop Floor Operations

7 Maneiras de melhorar as operações no chão de fábrica

After your design phase, your shop floor operations are the heart of your factory and the whole success of your organisation. To have a truly effective shop floor at all times, you need to implement some strategies to optimise your operations.  Today, we tell you 7 ways to get your shop floor to another level, […]