Avoid the High Cost of
Quality Failure

In today's social media world, news of a negative product review on the web can be spread around the globe before your damage-control team gets their boots on; because of this, manufacturers are focused now more than ever on preventing quality issues from shipping to market.

The ability to proactively monitor errors and predict failures with enterprise-wide visibility is only possible with a holistic approach to quality. Unfortunately, precious few companies have aligned supply chain stakeholders, manufacturing processes and solution capabilities to achieve this deeply embedded 'best practices' level of standards.

In this quality whitepaper, Arena highlights the pertinent best practices and benefits of managing quality as an integrated part of your business to build a culture of collaboration and innovation.

Topics Covered

  • Advantages of a Holistic Approach to Quality
  • Financial Benefits of Integrating QMS with PLM
  • Value of Centrailzing Quality Data
  • Why choose a PLM-based Quality Solution

The reality is a quality failure can occur anywhere in the value chain. Arena demonstrates how embedding a quality management system into a PLM system reduces the risk of quality failure getting out the door.

About Arena Solutions

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Arena pioneered cloud PLM applications. The company’s products, including Arena PLM, PartsList and Exchange, enable engineering and manufacturing teams and their extended supply chains to speed prototyping, reduce scrap, and streamline supply chain management. Arena cloud PLM applications simplify bill of materials and change management for companies of all sizes, and offer the right balance of flexibility and control at every point in the product lifecycle—from prototype to full-scale production. Based in Foster City, Calif., Arena holds a spot on the San Francisco Business Times for ‘Best Places to Work’ in 2013.