Layout optimization with spreadsheet — Why (not)?


There is a good chance that spreadsheet tools are among the most widely used tools in your company. What could be more logical, therefore, than to use such tools to optimize the layout of the assembly center, the warehouse, a production hall or even the whole company site? After all, there is a template for … Read more

Relocating Your Manufacturing Plant: 6 decisive factors

top view factory site planning

Most companies, at some point, are faced with the task of expanding or relocation of their plant. Perhaps warehouses or logistics have outgrown their existing space and simply need more room. Perhaps a site analysis has revealed a need to be closer to key customers or a distribution center. The current location may no longer … Read more

Digitalization of production: the challenge of our time

training of employees for digitalization of the production in a manufacturing company

Part 1: Why many companies struggle with digital transformation Companies in all branches, and especially in the industrial sector, face the same challenge: Existing production processes need to be transitioned into the digital age. Many, however, overlook the opportunities and fail to harness all available know-how for their company. Digitalization is not an automatic process … Read more