Barcodes Improve Business Efficiencies

By BAASS Author | Aug 18, 2018 2:52:00 PM

Barcodes are ubiquitous today in retail environments, warehouses, and production facilities. Now the humble barcode has another function: to track equipment use and placement throughout many facilities. Hospitals, offices, manufacturing plants and many other businesses are all using barcodes to track and monitor equipment usage.

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Next Generation Supply Chain Management

By BAASS Consultant | Aug 11, 2018 3:35:00 PM

Industry Week recently featured an interesting op-ed piece. In an article entitled The Case for Supplier Development, top manufacturing consultant Paul Ericksen called for a return to the roots of good manufacturing through the development of a world-class supply chain.

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The Key to Uncovering Supply Chain Vulnerabilities

By BAASS Consultant | Apr 17, 2018 7:26:00 AM

While you may be aware of the challenges your supply chain faces every day, are you aware of the vulnerabilities that lurk beneath the surface?

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Are There Inefficiencies in Your Order Fulfillment Processes?

By Dale Robertson | Mar 8, 2018 11:25:00 AM

Each step from the moment an order is received until the item arrives in the hands of the customer is what’s considered the order fulfillment process. Oftentimes this process has too many steps and is leading to inefficiencies in your organization. Today we will look at a few ways to improve the order fulfillment process.

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Weighing the Costs and Value of Accurate Manufacturing Data

By Sam Umali | Apr 8, 2016 2:00:00 PM


The manufacturing industry faces many challenges, but one in particular is the need for accurate, timely and actionable data. Today, data fuels decision-making in every part of an organization, including the supply chain and manufacturing. Without accurate and timely data, you run the risk of making poor decisions or missing key opportunities.

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