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April 22, 2016
Though smaller this year, the New York conference was loaded with the desktop 3D printers that are driving innovation in a growing market. Here's a rundown on five that stood out.
April 19, 2016
Industry expert Terry Wohlers said the state of the 3D printing industry is strong, with investment from large corporations and new innovations leading the way.
January 14, 2016
A new tool enables the creation of 3D PDF documents, supporting model-based enterprise strategies; a report shows mixed results for manufacturing ERP system effectiveness.
October 12, 2015
Redwood Supply Chain has adopted a number of best practices regarding EDI standards in order to simultaneously modernize supply chain and data architectures.
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Cost of goods sold (COGS) is the total of the costs directly attributable to producing goods. It includes material and labor costs but not indirect costs such as sales, marketing and distribution. In accounting, it is a standard item in the expense ... Continue Reading
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Supply chain analytics has grown in fits and starts, but cheaper, better-integrated RFID and new IoT-based sensors may be providing the boost it needs to prove its value. Continue Reading
As IoT continues to grow, the supply chain has great potential for applications. Here are some things you need to consider when integrating IoT. Continue Reading
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Blockchain, the ledger of transaction data most commonly associated with Bitcoin, can be used in service of supply chain management. Here's a look at how. Continue Reading
The Internet of Things and the Industrial Internet of Things are two concepts that are being used more and more in supply chain management discussions. Here's what you need to know. Continue Reading
Global batch traceability is a critical component of effective supply chain management for today's process manufacturing companies. Here's how SAP Supply Chain Integrity can help. Continue Reading
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Radisys was able to sync plans with China manufacturer after integrating SAP ERP with Steelwedge S&OP and E2open's E2 PR in a hybrid cloud system. Continue Reading