Webinar: Smarter Software for Smart Manufacturing

August 23, 2017
Episode II – CSIA Webinar Series: Smarter Software for Smart Manufacturing. Learn how integrators can collect, structure, analyze, and present data from disparate sources - without massive customization or complex

TrakSYS™ System Overview

July 31, 2017
TrakSYS has been designed to work the way you work: fast, flexible, and focused on solving specific business challenges. Start with one of our pre-configured solutions, or create your own using the powerful, web-based configuration tools within

Smarter Software for Smart Manufacturing

July 26, 2017
Completely reimagined as a next-generation manufacturing management software platform, TrakSYS 10 has been designed with the idea that manufacturing software should help you do your job, not become the

CSIA Webinar Series, Part I

July 20, 2017
Episode I – CSIA Webinar Series Transform Your Business with TrakSYS Accelerate your integration services business, and adapt to changing customer requirements, using a next-generation manufacturing software platform that is flexible, agile, and extensible. Watch next video Episode II –

Unlock the Power of Lean Manufacturing

June 13, 2017
Watch this informative webinar to see how, by taking advantage of Parsec's productivity solutions, you can significantly improve the efficiency of your manufacturing operations quickly, measurably, and economically without disruption or infrastructure
TrakSYS Real-time Performance Management

What is Limiting Your Factory Performance?

June 13, 2017
Efficiency continues to be a goal for most factories. In this performance management webinar we provide expert insights to help you understand what may be limiting your factory’s output, along with the tools that could improve your operations. Watch the informative 55-minute

Effective Quality Management Webinar

May 25, 2017
Watch the informative 45-minute webinar to see how by taking advantage of Parsec’s quality management solutions you can significantly improve the overall throughput and yield of your production processes with the highest quality and at minimal cost without disruption or infrastructure

Uncovering Hidden Capacity Utilizing OEE

November 29, 2016
Many companies routinely hit capacity constraints and immediately consider adding overtime for existing workers, hiring workers for a new shift, or buying a new

Back-of-the-Envelope OEE in 5 Steps

November 29, 2016
While calculating and improving your own OEE always adds value to your organization, it helps to know where others stand to truly benchmark your OEE levels. In comes World Class

IIoT – Are You Ready for the Revolution?

November 8, 2016
Imagine a scenario in which key information from every aspect of production is captured and shared — from engineering to suppliers, from machines running on the production floor to workers performing inspections and maintenance, out the door to the shipper and, ultimately, the end

Complexities in Compliance made simple with Modular MES

September 22, 2016
The medical device industry is often on the cutting edge of technology and innovation. Driven by explosive growth, the sector has become one of the largest in the world, with a market size of almost $150

Discovering Target Rates and Prioritizing Losses

August 3, 2016
Like most businesses, manufacturing is subject to cycles of stagnation and acceleration. Historically, improved manufacturing has led to the growth of the service sector, which in turn has led to a diminished manufacturing

The Crystal Ball of Manufacturing

July 18, 2016
Like most businesses, manufacturing is subject to cycles of stagnation and acceleration. Historically, improved manufacturing has led to the growth of the service sector, which in turn has led to a diminished manufacturing

Quality, Compliance, and What’s Next

May 17, 2016
Episode IV – Quality, Compliance, and What’s Next Featuring MESA International and Bush Brothers & Co. Making your operations a responsive and reliable asset is not always trivial. Many outside factors can affect the business and supply chain such as evolving compliance and

Operator Engagement and Delivering Intelligence with TrakSYS™

May 17, 2016
Episode III – Operator Engagement and Delivering Intelligence with TrakSYS™ Featuring MESA International and Bush Brothers & Co. Visibility into factory performance is the type of knowledge that can empower operators to really make a difference. However, communication between lines, or

Bush Brothers & Co. First Steps with TrakSYS™

May 17, 2016
Episode II – Bush Brothers & Co. First Steps with TrakSYS™ Featuring MESA International and Bush Brothers & Co. OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) as a Key Performance Indicator (KPI), plays a major role in a plant’s effectiveness, and in turn its profitability. With OEE being

Establishing the Need for MES

May 17, 2016
Episode I – Establishing the Need for MES Featuring MESA International and Bush Brothers & Co. Manufacturers face many challenges from all angles; environmental, marketplace, competitive pressure, compliance, cost versus quality, to name a few. To deal with these challenges companies will

Smart Manufacturing with TrakSYS™ – Watch the Video!

March 15, 2016
In a world obsessed with performance, manufacturing companies must develop a solid productivity culture and strategy in order to successfully negotiate the various challenges involved in achieving continuous improvement.

Accurate Batching & Decreasing Material Waste

February 23, 2016
With animal health as the top concern for Navobi, decreasing product variation and maintaining a high quality standard was paramount. Navobi's state of the art facility in the Netherlands needed a manufacturing operations management software to match its cutting edge factory.

Quantifying the Value of Predictive Maintenance

February 9, 2016
Tens of thousands of actions happen on the plant floor weekly, understanding these and how to prevent unnecessary actions will increase efficiency and throughput in your

Traceability and Compliance

November 17, 2015
Traceability is the ability to track, trace, and digitally record the genealogy of raw materials, Work in Process (WIP), and go-to-market production, processing, and

More Than Going Paperless

October 21, 2015
Before the implementation of TrakSYS™, Bush Brothers had a homegrown software solution in place that showed them the benefits to be gained by relying on a software solution to log

Reducing Process Time While Improving Quality

October 15, 2015
Farmasierra needed a real-time operations management software that worked with their existing infrastructure and could be configured across the manufacturing value

7 Recomendaciones para Crear Equipos Altamente Efectivos

October 7, 2015
Continuous Improvement (CI) dramatically impacts your bottom line. To be effective, the strategy has to be embraced by everyone – which is no easy

Value Stream Optimization Utilizing Electronic Records in Regulated Industries

October 7, 2015
TrakSYS™ empowers users - across a wide spectrum of disciplines - to work together to efficiently meet operational excellence and quality-by-design

Root Cause Analysis Yields Significant Productivity Gains

August 26, 2015
Wyeth is well known as an over-the-counter (OTC) pharmaceutical company with brands like Robitussin and Advil. Wyeth has become on the largest pharmaceutical companies in the

Controlling Variability in Production Time

August 18, 2015
With well-known brands like Claritin and Clarinex, pharmaceutical company Schering-Plough also manufactures brands like Dr. Scholl’s and Coppertone. Schering-Plough needed a solution that could help them simplify their complex processes and overcome the following

Productivity Improvement at 30,000 Feet

August 18, 2015
As a world leader in aircraft braking systems, Messier-Bugatti creates components for nearly 10,000 aircrafts

Quest for a Paperless Factory

August 18, 2015
Akzo Nobel, one of the world’s leading decorative paint companies, selected TrakSYS™ to manage their operations at their largest plant in Mauá,

Increasing Capacity without Additional Capital Investment

August 18, 2015
As a leading global pharmaceutical and biologic company, AstraZeneca needed a system that could simplify and enhance their complex processes as well as work with their current Lean Operation initiatives.

Reduce Production Cost While Maintaining The Best Product Quality

August 18, 2015
Major seafood company, Jealsa Rianxeira, needed communication between management and the shop floor to utilize business

Operational Complexities Solved with Integration

August 18, 2015
Fast growth can result in additional operational complexities. CONSERVAS PESCAMAR needed a solution that integrated business and manufacturing systems, to provide accurate and actionable information in

Accuracy and Compliance in Food Safety

August 18, 2015
The food and beverage industry is a balancing act between regulations and the bottom-line. To comply with regulatory requirements related to food safety, Eckes Granini used Parsec to manage Electronic Production Records (EPRs).

A Holistic Approach to Traceability

August 18, 2015
Put recall to rest and ensure quality and compliance throughout the value

Improving Quality Management

August 18, 2015
Manage manufacturing with operationally focused quality. Identify early issues and root-cause analysis and see why 66% of plants identify quality as a top strategic

Roadmap to Operational Excellence

August 18, 2015
Operational Excellence is a continuous improvement journey facilitated by optimizing people, processes, and technology. Avoid roadblocks to meet your strategic objectives. Learn how you can use Manufacturing Operations Management software to more efficiently manage your lines, plants, and entire

7 Best Practices of Highly Effective Teams

August 18, 2015
Continuous Improvement (CI) dramatically impacts your bottom line. To be effective, the strategy has to be embraced by everyone – which is no easy

Food Safety Modernization Act Datasheet

August 18, 2015
Compliance with the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) impacts manufacturing. The act applies to processes throughout the value chain, including packaging, supply, and

Achieve Traceability and Increase Throughput and Capacity

August 18, 2015
Premier Nutrition is a supplier and producer of animal nutritional supplements, for both livestock and pets.

OEE Becomes the KPI

August 18, 2015
Established in the United Kingdom in the early 1960’s, APS group is a marketing solution provider. As part of its commitment to responsible business, APS is embarking on a Lean Manufacturing journey and sought a solution to measure and improve the efficiency of its existing manufacturing

World Class Mail

August 18, 2015
As a part of its World-Class Manufacturing (WCM) initiative, Royal Mail needed a visual performance management system that could replace their time-consuming, often inaccurate, paper-based processes. For this Royal Mail turned to Parsec and their MES solution

Anything but Paperless with Presses

August 18, 2015
As the leader in industrial digital printing supplies, Agfa Graphics needed a solution that could manage its quality and performance in their Suzano, Brazil

Solve Three Key Issues by Leveraging OEE in Your Executive Decision Making

August 13, 2015
Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) provides tangible data on plant equipment and investment needs. Overall Equipment Effectiveness sheds light on where to apply resources effectively, maximizing profit potential in the planning and budgeting

Enhance Production in 6 Steps Using Preventive Maintenance

August 13, 2015
Companies already using an automated Preventive Maintenance program with directive initiatives are saving as much as 30%. Discover why automating and logging events can quickly make your maintenance department streamlined and more

Quality Takes Lead in MOM Software Deployments and Performance Benefits

August 13, 2015
In today’s globalizing economy, shrinking operating margins, growing consumer demands, supply chain dependency and complexity, and increased regulations, have added immense pressures to not just simply perform well, but also to continuously improve that

Power of Intelligence-Based Decision Making in Real-time

August 13, 2015
Doing more with less has become the standard business mindset. But how do you achieve this goal on the shop floor and the production lines you

Understanding TEEP versus OEE for Profitable Manufacturing

August 13, 2015
Emphasize the gap between current operations and the world-class future state. Understand the difference between TEEP and OEE to set defined goals for each and achieve world-class manufacturing

Mining OEE Data for Manufacturing Treasure

August 13, 2015
Discover the three types of Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) so your plant performance does not plateau. When well-planned strategies are successful, they lead to breakaway performance that becomes a competitive

Tackling the Challenges of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Productivity

August 13, 2015
According to the FDA, the goal of Process Analytic Technology (PAT) is to understand and control the manufacturing process, which is consistent with the current drug quality system, which states, quality cannot be tested into products, it should be built in or should be by

Top 10 Proven Tips to Maximize Uptime and Boost Performance

August 13, 2015
Whether you are already down the path of becoming a World-Class Manufacturer (WCM) or you are just starting your Lean initiative, these tips can help set goals that continue commitment to efficiency. Set the goal for

Effective Management of Electronic Batch Records

August 13, 2015
Traditionally, batch operations records were—wholly or in part—collected, managed, and represented manually. As with most manual operations, there were concerns with accuracy, consistency, and


August 7, 2015
Improve your manufacturing. Companies today face unparalleled pressure to improve quality and sustainability while reducing the overall cost of