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
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

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

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

TrakSYS: Next-Generation MOM Platform

October 23, 2017
TrakSYS is a next-generation MES software platform designed to deliver on our promise to make manufacturing operations management as simple as


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

Top Technology Trends for Discrete Manufacturers

October 16, 2019
Technology has a profound impact on the way products are developed, produced, and distributed. The complex world of manufacturing needs smart and agile solutions to make it work

Top 5 Benefits of Real-Time Inventory Management

April 19, 2018
How do you maintain tight control on inventory, to increase production efficiency and reduce working capital requirements?

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

Bursting With Production Efficiency

October 21, 2019
Automating formerly manual forms of data entry. Enabling 400 additional cases of product to be produced each shift. Delivering an OEE increase of 20% within the first year

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.

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

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

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

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.

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

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

Maintenance Excellence With TrakSYS

October 16, 2019
Behind every World-Class Manufacturer who consistently delivers high quality products to their loyal customers, is a dedicated, hard-working maintenance

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

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

The Power of Data-Driven Decision Making

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

Smarter Energy Management

October 16, 2019
The complex world of manufacturing needs smart and agile solutions to make it work effectively. TrakSYS is a versatile Manufacturing Operations Management system, which allows you to maximize your energy intelligence - delivering real-time actionable information across the enterprise to solve your

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

Maximizing the Effectiveness of IIoT

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

How RFID and TrakSYS-powered Traceability Helped Create a Clearer Picture at Hydranautics

October 16, 2019
Can RFID and a MOM based traceability solution really decrease production costs, increase production efficiency, and increase distribution efficiency? If you look at the results from Oceanside California's Hydranautics, the answer is (emphatically)

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

What Does the Factory of the Future Look Like

June 14, 2017
It looks like your factory, running TrakSYS. Watch the video.

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

Improving Overall Equipment Effectiveness and Increasing Operational Excellence

January 24, 2019
Truly world-class manufacturers must be laser-focused on one goal – running their operation as effectively and productively as possible. The complex world of manufacturing needs smart and agile solutions to make it work effectively – all the

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

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

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

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).

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 –

Mooove Over Spreadsheets, There’s a New Solution In Town

October 16, 2019
In the song, old McDonald had a singular cow. Keeping track of the distribution of his cow's milk was easily managed in a spreadsheet. In the real world, farmers and manufacturers who have thousands of cows, and distribute milk all around the world, no longer need to rely on spreadsheets for

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

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

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.

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

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,

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

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

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