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The Ultimate Guide to QMS Software

This QMS software guide outlines the key considerations to help you establish compliant quality management processes. ...

The Ultimate Guide to PLM Software

This guide covers a key topics including the key phases of NPD, product lifecycle stages, essential elements of PLM software, and more. ...

What Are the Key Elements of a Quality Management System (QMS)?

Having an effective quality management system (QMS) in place for life sciences companies is critical to help organizations reach their product develop...

Streamline New Product Introduction (NPI)

New product introduction (NPI) and new product development (NPD) are often referred to in the same way or confused by many. ...

What is the Right Part Numbering Scheme for you? Intelligent vs. Non-Intelligent

We explain the pros and cons of non-intelligent part numbering versus intelligent part numbering and offer best practice insights. ...

5 Steps to Scale Your Business When Your Competition Stumbles

What you know about your business today will help you get ahead, but what you don’t know can cost you time, money, and market share. ...

Form-Fit-Function (FFF) Definition and Rules

For anyone that has dealt with production line issues, you can read why it's important to embrace form-fit-function rules. ...

Scrap and Rework: How Can You Reduce Errors and Cut Costs

Scrap and rework costs are a manufacturing reality impacting organizations across all industries. Scrap and rework is caused by many things ...

4 Tips For Mastering Your Master Parts List

Read the four tips for mastering your master parts list. We define the master parts list and offer essential tips ...

3 Strategic Sourcing Lessons from one OEM’s $7B Supply Chain

Strategic sourcing is a primary focus when running a $7B global supply chain. An original equipment manufacturer (OEM) that outsources relies heavily ...

Moving From Paper to Electronic Changes and Approvals

It is possible to achieve FDA 21 CFR Part 11 compliance while implementing an electronic change management system. This article outlines five key ...

Part numbering system: How to get started

This article describes factors to consider when selecting a part number system and how to manage part numbers effectively. ...

ERP and PLM: Complementary Systems Drive Manufacturing Success

ERP and PLM systems are complementary systems that can communicate with each other, yet support distinct business needs. ...

4 Challenges Document Management Software Solves

Document management software helps organizations manage documents electronically. The software enables users to ...