New shop floor scheduling technique, Protected Flow Manufacturing, achieves results by reducing backlog and targeting exactly when jobs will ship
Val Zanchuck, President of Graphicast, Inc. in Jaffrey, NH, talks about how his Company’s good fortune – receiving a disruptive amount of orders for immediate delivery – lead to difficulties delivering on time, and how Protected Flow Manufacturing replaced traditional shop floor scheduling and was able to allow them to not only recover, but to achieve results unheard of in the past.
Seamlessly integrate Protected Flow Manufacturing into your existing ERP solution to realize the benefits of truly having your production scheduling software able to deliver on time.
Aimed specifically at the crucial area of “production execution”, Protected Flow Manufacturing™ continually directs production scheduling priorities to minimize wait time and maximize on-time delivery using data fed from a customer’s existing ERP system that customers can act on. Capable of being integrated or embedded directly into a company’s existing ERP system, PFM is designed to augment and extend a customer’s existing ERP implementation. Using Protected Flow Manufacturing, a customer continues to make use of their existing ERP system for areas such as costing, financials, full inventory control or other features like lot and serial control. Learn more…