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Top 9 Benefits of an MES System

Shopfloor-OnlineTM is an enterprise-level MES system that delivers first class manufacturing intelligence to enable your digital transformation; recognised in the 2020 Gartner Critical Capabilities for Manufacturing Execution Systems report.

Resource tags: Quality Operations, Production Operations, OEE, smart manufacturing, Maintenance Operations, inventory traceability, Inventory Operations
 
PET bottles

Leader in PET Bottles Increases Customer Satisfaction Through Improved Quality Systems

A leader in PET bottles turned to Lighthouse Systems MES software to improve its quality management system and customer satisfaction. In doing so, it gained further substantial benefits including waste reduction and increased production efficiency.

Resource tags: quality management, Quality Operations, production counting, OEE, SPC analysis, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, CAPA software, production tool management, electronic documents, production tracking
 
Wincanton pet food manufacturing

Third Party Logistics Supplier Needs Robust Plant Maintenance System

A 3rd Party Logistics Supplier working for a premium brand of pet food needed to improve maintenance management. Implementation of Lighthouse MES software has ensured that its packing lines run smoothly and that delivery deadlines to the distribution centres are met on time.

Resource tags: repairs, production counting, OEE, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, electronic documents, maintenance management, production tracking, inventory management, Inventory Operations
 

Manufacturing Metrics That Matter in an IOT World - eBook

In this downloadable eBook, find out how the emerging Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT) world impacts manufacturers, and how they are prioritising software investment in MES (manufacturing execution systems) / MOM (manufacturing operations management), manufacturing process management (workflow), plant intelligence and plant analytics.

 

Resource tags: Cloud, Big Data, IOT
 

LNS Research: Traceability as part of an Operational Excellence strategy

In this section of their MOM survey, LNS Research look at where manufacturing companies are in their Operational Excellence journey relative to having processes and software capabilities in place to perform end-to-end product tracking. They also identify direct correlations between having these capabilities in place, with the ability to meet customer expectations of quality and delivery. 

Resource tags: process monitoring, lot traceability, Certificate of Analysis, CAPA software, production tool management, labour tracking, serialised traceability, production tracking
 

Accelerating Operational Excellence - eBook

Whether coming from a large, global manufacturer or from a smaller, more regional organization, readers of this eBook will be able to quickly relate to manufacturing operational challenges that they see in their own businesses. Understand how to get on the fast track with an Operational Excellence journey that includes programs, processes, and technologies that truly will address these challenges.

Resource tags: Production Operations
 

Multi-site deployment of a Manufacturing Execution System

Enabling the standardisation of manufacturing operations is a core benefit of manufacturing execution systems. Enabling this standardisation across multiple sites is a growing requirements of medium to large manufacturers. Flexible and available in 15 languages, Shopfloor-Online is the ideal MES Software to do exactly this. Here is why.

 

Resource tags: multi-site deployment
 
Rexam beverage cans

Rexam focuses on quality at all European production plants with Lighthouse Systems MES software

Rexam (now Ball) is a leading global beverage can maker. Shopfloor-Online MES enabled the Company to standardise quality procedures and improve capability across its 19 European plants.

Resource tags: quality management, production counting, OEE, process monitoring, SPC analysis, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, production tool management, line log book, electronic documents, production tracking, inventory management
 
LINPAC food packaging

LINPAC Packaging drive for world-class performance with Lighthouse Systems MES

LINPAC Packaging is a global player in the evolution of fresh food packaging, delivering packaging solutions in the retail, catering and food manufacturing sectors. The company implemented Shopfloor-Online to improve visibility and analysis of information across the plants to reduce downtime and waste and improve OEE and profitability. 

Resource tags: quality management, production scheduling, production counting, OEE, process monitoring, SPC analysis, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, production tool management, electronic documents, inventory traceability, production tracking, inventory management
 
Allied Glass bottle manufacturing

Allied Glass gets a clear view of bottle production with Shopfloor-Online MES

Premium UK glass maker gains competitive edge with Shopfloor-Online MES Modules: more efficient quality control, increased throughput and reduced faults and rejects.

Resource tags: quality management, SPC analysis, production tool management, line log book, electronic documents, production tracking