Customized Innovation: Finding The Tools To Automate
The manufacturing drive to operate leaner and more efficiently is currently being courted by the arrival of affordable custom automation for the shop floor. From straightforward pallet wrapper applications to complex and robust distribution systems, automation has a foothold in the competitive, modern manufacturing environment.
Through applications that integrate seamlessly into your enterprise software solution, manufacturers are soliciting and creating custom programs that make production more efficient.
Once the project for automation has been identified, there are two options for implementation: Work with your ERP software vendor or develop and implement a custom solution on your own. Both choices are offer benefits and challenges to your organization. Below we outline several case stories that exemplify each option for several complex businesses.