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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. ...

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. ...

Accurate Multilevel Bills of Materials (BOMs) Result in Great Products

A multilevel bill of materials, also known as an indented BOM, provides the complete recipe for building a finished product. ...

How much of your production process should you outsource?

Are you preparing for production? We discuss the pros and cons of outsourcing manufacturing activities like assembly, purchasing, and more. ...

Two ways to lower supply chain costs—which is right for you?

This article contrasts working with your current supply chain partner versus finding a less expensive one. ...

Should you move manufacturing closer to your customers?

Should you mitigate the cost of international delivery by manufacturing closer to your customers or should you cut costs another way? Read more ...