Resources

 

John Cotton Replaces Legacy Shop Floor Systems with Lighthouse MES

John Cotton Group required future-proof manufacturing operations software able to manage short production runs and product variations as well as work with SAP and existing systems. Shopfloor-Online MES was implemented by our team within a few weeks, introducing many benefits to the plant including increased visibility across the factory with production tracking and scheduling, downtime analysis and automated reports for operators, managers and customers.

Resource tags: Case studies, quality management, production scheduling, production counting, process monitoring, SPC analysis, lot traceability, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, electronic documents, serialised traceability, inventory traceability, production tracking, inventory management
 

Film Coating Manufacturer Achieves Higher Productivity with Clear Downtime Data Visibility

A world leader in coated films for the electronics industry implements Shopfloor-Online to gain complete visibility on machine downtime and processes. Downtime and OEE data in real-time with easy and accurate reporting have increased productivity and efficiency.

Resource tags: Case studies, quality management, OEE, process monitoring, SPC analysis, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, line log book, electronic documents, serialised traceability, inventory traceability, production tracking, inventory management
 

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

United Biscuits takes step-by-step approach to manufacturing information strategy

Leading biscuit manufacturer rolls-out Shopfloor-Online MES in 8 of its European plants, delivering fast and reliable insight into a range of key indicators. The integrated MES system has improved OEE, quality and traceability and ensures compliance with European Food Safety & Standards.

Resource tags: Case studies, quality management, production counting, OEE, process monitoring, SPC analysis, lot traceability, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, CAPA software, line log book, electronic documents, production tracking
 

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 it's 19 European plants.

Resource tags: Case studies, 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 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: Case studies, 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