5 Factors to Consider When Choosing a Machine Monitoring System

If you haven’t already put a machine monitoring system in place, you’re undoubtedly thinking about it. As the saying goes, if you’re not making chips, you’re not making money—and according to an Amper survey, machine utilization in factories averages just 26%. There’s plenty of room for improvement—but only when you know where to focus your efforts.

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Lean Manufacturing Series #1: Laying the Foundation for a Lean Mindset

We created this Lean Manufacturing blog series in the hopes that you’ll find it helpful. We’ll cover the history of Lean, its past successes and failures and how you can build a Lean foundation to serve as a springboard to ongoing success.

Rethinking Your Business in the Wake of COVID-19

We live in uncertain times. Like every other industry, the manufacturing sector—including its roughly 12 million workers—has been deeply impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent downturn.

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