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  • Business Intelligence General

    Leverage government programs to achieve strategic growth objectives

    June 29, 2020 by Mike Hutson, SYSPRO Canada

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. How to get your share of $32 billion in grants and other incentives COVID-19 caused manufacturers to quickly enact their business continuity plans – and has stretched company leaders to innovate and revise

  • Business Intelligence General

    Turndown ratio in AC motor speed control

    June 29, 2020 by

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: eMotors Direct. What to consider when purchasing an AC motor that requires speed control Choosing the right motor and VFD type depends on a variety of factors; however, it is necessary to analyze how

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Address market risk while documenting the ROI of analytics

    June 16, 2020 by Dennis Nash

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Control Station Inc. CLPM and other data analytics solutions are transforming plant data into actionable insights. What gets measured gets managed. For any manufacturer a great deal depends on the ability to monitor and

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Time to tackle the digital transformation challenge

    June 12, 2020 by Kevin Dherma

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. How manufacturers and distributors can prepare for the upturn by embracing technological innovation If the pandemic has taught business leaders one thing, it’s that being agile and embracing digital transformation is no longer

  • Business Intelligence General

    Benefits of stainless steel washdown motors

    June 1, 2020 by

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: eMotors Direct. Best characteristics for food production and pharmaceutical applications that require frequent washdowns with minimum downtime. With the advent of advanced industrial automation and control systems, many companies are making extensive use of

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Quantifying customer value is the antidote to a downturn

    June 1, 2020 by Eric Berggren and Ashesh Desai

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Value Transformed. Measure and communicate the quantified value your products and services provide to your customers. In B2B markets, when market demand is high our plants are full. We stand firm on price. Our

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Operating in the “new normal’ business environment

    June 1, 2020 by Paulo de Matos, Chief Product Officer, SYSPRO

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. What manufacturers can do now to maintain continuity Manufacturers and distributors are operating in intensely pressured times. Canadian Manufacturers & Exporters (CME) economic outlook forecast reveals that manufacturing activity is projected to suffer

  • Business Intelligence General

    Future of work: Merge technology with employee wellbeing

    May 5, 2020 by Terence Moolman, Chief Human Resource Officer, SYSPRO

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. Global pandemic brings together two elements that point to business continuity and safer work environments. There is no doubt COVID-19 has been a catalyst for change. As social distancing becomes the new normal,

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Managing the supply chain challenge posed by COVID-19

    April 22, 2020 by Paulo de Matos, Chief Product Officer, SYSPRO

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. Turn disruption into a competitive advantage through technology and ingenuity Amid the COVID-19 pandemic, the world can’t afford manufacturing and distribution grinding to a halt. From food on our shelves, to medical necessities,

  • Business Intelligence General

    Energy distribution without a control cabinet

    March 1, 2020 by Wieland Electric

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Wieland. Q&A with Meinrad Braun, product manager, powerbus systems at Wieland Electric. Q. The major trends in machine building are digitization, modularization, and decentralization. What role does installation without a control cabinet play in

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    ERP: Why cloud-first doesn’t mean cloud-only

    February 27, 2020 by JP van Loggerenberg, Chief Technology Officer, SYSPRO

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO. Consider where your software should run – in the cloud, on-premise or combine them. Today manufacturing is being transformed rapidly by changes in information and communication technology (ICT), artificial intelligence (AI), robotics, cyber-physical

  • Business Intelligence General Production Technology

    Linear & Rittal: Blazing a trail through the automation industry

    February 20, 2020 by Rittal

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: Rittal. Partners work together to ensure customers get the best solution for their needs. Linear Transfer Automation, Inc. has been the backbone of the metal-forming and stamping automation industry landscape for a long time,

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    The seven sins of digital transformation implementation failure

    January 28, 2020 by Steve Bassaw, product manager, SYSPRO Canada

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partner: SYSPRO Canada Industry 4.0 may be new to your organization, but there’s a very good chance similar projects have been successfully deployed by others. As your manufacturing firm seeks to diversify, improve operational efficiencies

  • Business Intelligence General

    Creativity and connectivity through cool urban spaces

    January 20, 2020 by Rittal

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: A developer of distinctive urban work and data centre spaces in Canada’s major cities provides distinctive environments for creativity and connectivity. The company was known initially for its leading role in the emergence of

  • Business Intelligence General Technology

    Why use a custom gear reducer?

    November 29, 2019 by eMotors Direct

    Sponsored Content provided by PLANT partners: What you need to know when designing a gearmotor solution in five easy steps A gear reducer is a way to increase the torque and reduce the speed of a motor. However, there are