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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
 

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

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
 

MES System Scales Up Production for Fuel Cell Manufacturer

Early in the development phase of its innovative Fuel Cell technology, Ceres Power Holdings Ltd realised the need to replace their paper-based MES system. Shopfloor-Online facilitated increased production through automation of manufacturing processes and accurate data available in real-time.

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

I-Holland Puts Shop Floor Data at the Heart of Growth Plans

Manufacturer of precision tablet-forming tools upgrades from standalone SPC software to Shopfloor-Online MES. Automated data collection and order processing allowed I-Holland to regain production capacity, improve lead times and CAPA management, and reduce manufacturing waste.

Resource tags: Case studies, quality management, production scheduling, OEE, warehouse logistics, SPC analysis, customer concerns management, downtime analysis, CAPA software, line log book, electronic documents, serialised traceability, production tracking, inventory management, 21 CFR Part11
 

GTECH increases efficiencies in gaming machine manufacturing

GTECH is a leading commercial operator and provider of technology in the highly regulated worldwide gaming market. Each gaming machine that GTECH produces must comply with local gaming regulations and customer specifications. To better guarantee compliance and improve overall efficiency, the company implemented a complete MES system from Lighthouse Systems at its Canadian assembly plant in Moncton. 

Resource tags: Case studies, quality management, production scheduling, production counting, OEE, SPC analysis, manufacturing waste, downtime analysis, CAPA software, line log book, labour tracking, electronic documents, serialised traceability, inventory traceability, production tracking, inventory management
 

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