The impact of new European Medical Device regulations

The New Regulation (EU) 2017/745 for medical devices (MDRs), which went into effect on May 26, 2021, is a major update to the regulatory framework in the European Union (EU)….

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Factories of Future: Data driven and towards lights-out processes

The data-driven, lights-out factory of the future promises to bring new efficiencies and higher product quality. The success of new lights-out factories is inspiring, but what prerequisites are needed to help manufacturers on their journey?…

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Make-to-order versus make-to-stock planning: What makes sense for you?

Whether your manufacturing company currently approaches planning primarily through a make-to-order (MTO) or a make-to-stock…

Enabling on-time delivery of quality management activities

Boosting on-time delivery of quality management activities

By fully considering and addressing quality from the very beginning of a product development and production cycle, manufacturers can achieve “best-in-class” outcomes and avoid costly variations in advanced planning or implementation stages….

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Realize the value of Quality management in the digital era

In the digital age, changing consumer behavior is shaping the future of product innovations across all industries. Excellence in product and production quality is as critical as speed to innovation….

Control Plan

Managing quality with enhanced engineering collaboration

Complex process, product and supplier structures require effective control and inspection planning from the early stages until the end of project lifecycle. The creation of a control plan is a vital component of an effective advanced quality planning process. …

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Enhancing evaluation of potential risks with FMEA methodology

The ability to evaluate risks associated with possible product or process failure is essential, and failure mode and effects analysis (FMEA) is a critical tool that enables effective risk assessment….

Low code platforms augment manufacturing operations to accelerate digital transformation

While manufacturing operations management (MOM) solutions are the foundation of manufacturing digitalization, low-code platforms are emerging as the natural complement to accelerate agility and resilience….

Benefits of the Digital Thread in CPG Manufacturing

Siemens Digital Industries Software helps CPG manufacturers react quickly to demanding market requirements with a new level of flexibility, scale and speed. Digital manufacturing is crucial for responding to customer demands and increasing consumer loyalty…