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Small Manufacturers Wish for Software Automation but Are Uncertain How to Proceed

Today, large manufacturers are a wonder of automation: not only their manufacturing processes, but their business processes as well. This software-based approach – much of it in the cloud – saves them time and money and increases the transparency of their processes across departments, locations and even partner companies. For small manufacturers, however, the benefits of...

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Business & Industry

Small Manufacturers Wish for Software Automation but Are Uncertain How to Proceed

Today, large manufacturers are a wonder of automation: not only their manufacturing processes, but their business processes as well. This software-based approach - much of it in the cloud - saves them time and money and increases the transparency of their processes across departments, locations and even partner companies. For small manufacturers, however, the benefits of software-based approaches...

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Business & Industry

Please Note: Our Refocus on Product News

The next time ThomasNet News hits your inbox, the format will be somewhat different than what you see here. To bring you timely information on new product developments specific to your interests and industry, we'll be delivering customizable Product News Alerts, on your preferred delivery schedule. Simply choose the news that matters to you. You can specify product news from over 50 vertical...

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Little-Known Federal Legislation to Create Manufacturing Hubs Included in Spending Bill

While the federal budget and its more controversial riders are commanding the lion's share of attention, the American public may not have noticed a piece of little-known but highly bipartisan legislation called the "Revitalizing American Manufacturing and Innovation Act" (RAMI) that is present in the budget bill set to pass next week. RAMI, versions of which have passed both the House (HR...

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Ergonomics Is Solving Automation's Pain Points

Manufacturing processes and technologies are changing faster than ever before, as a result of rapid innovation cycles, the need to bring products to market more quickly, and the economic pressure to produce more and do so faster and at lower cost. Given this heated environment, manufacturers struggle to keep ergonomics programs aligned with the realities on the shop and warehouse floor and at...

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Business & Industry

Ergonomics Is Solving Automation's Pain Points

Manufacturing processes and technologies are changing faster than ever before, as a result of rapid innovation cycles, the need to bring products to market more quickly, and the economic pressure to produce more and do so faster and at lower cost. Given this heated environment, manufacturers struggle to keep ergonomics programs aligned with the realities on the shop and warehouse floor and at...

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Business & Industry

Ergonomics Is Solving Automation's Pain Points

Manufacturing processes and technologies are changing faster than ever before, as a result of rapid innovation cycles, the need to bring products to market more quickly, and the economic pressure to produce more and do so faster and at lower cost. Given this heated environment, manufacturers struggle to keep ergonomics programs aligned with the realities on the shop and warehouse floor and at...

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