Global manufacturing enterprises handle vastly complex production processes and supply chain operations. They face an increasingly complex climate of risk through global sourcing, sustainability regulations, geopolitical uncertainties, natural disasters, and IP security concerns. The lack of visibility in the end-to-end supply chain, including Tier II & Tier III suppliers, amplifies these risks. A different approach to manage the supply chain … Read More
Supplier Relationships: The Foundational Ingredient of Supply Chain Resilience
Unanticipated events continue to make one thing clear for businesses – only a strong understanding of risks ensures that the right business continuity plans are in place for times of uncertainties and change. Supply chains are the essential veins of the global economy. The human chain or skilled supply chain labor is responsible for continuously delivering goods and services … Read More
C5MI Tech Talk - Episode Three
C5MI and YASH Technologies – Tech Talk Episode Three Watch our top experts and clients discuss today’s most transformational technologies. From IoT to process automation, learn how C5MI is delivering cutting edge Industry 4.0 solutions around the globe.
C5MI Tech Talk - Episode Two
C5MI and YASH Technologies – Tech Talk Episode Two Watch our top experts and clients discuss today’s most transformational technologies. From IoT to process automation, learn how C5MI is delivering cutting edge Industry 4.0 solutions around the globe.
The True Impact of Digital Supply Chain on Supplier Collaboration
Historically, supply chain professionals have focused on the four ‘Vs’ – volume, volatility, visibility, and velocity – to optimize results across the value chain and support innovation. While these traditional priorities remain unchanged, supply chain decision-makers have increasingly faced the need to achieve higher levels of performance through the adoption of digital solutions. Then the pandemic hit. COVID-19’s … Read More
C5MI Tech Talk - Episode One
C5MI and YASH Technologies – Tech Talk Episode One Watch our top experts and clients discuss today’s most transformational technologies. From IoT to process automation, learn how C5MI is delivering cutting edge Industry 4.0 solutions around the globe.
Lean 4.0 – The Production System of Industry 4.0
At face value, Lean 4.0 Production Systems is a skillful combination of Lean and Industry 4.0 Why do that? What’s the value of bringing these two together? Aren’t they both transformations? Aren’t they both looking to do the same thing; to do more with less? These two initiatives are not at odds with one another, rather they are complementary … Read More
America 2.0 - The Industry 4.0 Supply Chain Post COVID–19 Pandemic
The recent events caused by the COVID – 19 Pandemic are still shocking the world’s supply chain and have exposed the risks to countries that import large portions of a commodity from one or a few countries. The United States’ $2.568 trillion worth of goods from around the globe in 2019, and many of the top ten commodities like computers … Read More
Smart Growth: How Operational Intelligence builds on Process Excellence to improve business outcomes
We often describe Process Excellence as the bedrock of Operational Technology deployment, a strong root system to support better business outcomes. But laying a solid foundation is not the only way the digital transformation process resembles the gardening process. In both, there are additional layers that are important for successful growth, and they need to be laid down at the … Read More
How a Common Operational Picture (COP) unlocks hidden business value
Omnipresent means you’re always in the know… If friends asked you watch their two-year-old, you probably wouldn’t be too worried about keeping an eye on the child. On the other hand, if someone asked you to watch 20 two-year-olds, you might feel a bit more apprehensive (I certainly would!). But every day we in the manufacturing industry face a similar … Read More
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