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Industry 4.0 and Production Planning

Posted by Keiji Fujii on August 5th, 2021

The German government has been promoting Industry 4.0 for several years now, with the goal of comprehensive...

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Optimization through Stepwise Planning

Posted by Keiji Fujii on April 16th, 2021

Every factory has different challenges in terms of production scheduling and supply chain planning because their...

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Visualization of Production Planning

Posted by Keiji Fujii on February 11th, 2021

The saying "A picture is worth a thousand words" is based on scientific findings, because:

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Sequence Planning and Synchronous Processes

Posted by Keiji Fujii on September 8th, 2020

The quality of a factory’s Supply Chain and production planning is a meaningful indicator of its overall efficiency and...

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There is no middle way in Supply-Chain- and Production Planning

Posted by Keiji Fujii on May 27th, 2020

Why are some production companies still doing their planning manually – with the help of Excel?  The answer is lies in...

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Predictive Key Performance Indicators (KPI)

Posted by Joshua Fujii on April 23rd, 2020

Regular key performance indicators show the work that has been done in the past. This measurement of performance of the...

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Success Stories from Deployment of an APS Software: A Practical Example

Posted by Keiji Fujii on December 17th, 2019

Most suppliers of planning software offer a fragmented approach of systems that consist of functionally independent...

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