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Metal bashers get high tech just in time support

Texol, the NCR metalworking MBO formed two years ago, is meeting aggressive plans for growth, and improving efficiency, costs and customer service following implementation of an NT-based modular enterprise system. As ...

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e-fulfilment makes Edinburgh Crystal shine

Slick integration between Edinburgh Crystal’s Web site and its manufacturing enterprise system has provided a successful backbone for company’s e-commerce – and 1,000% increase in sales, writes Brian Tinham

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Smash your record

Managing staff planning and resourcing is just the beginning with time and attendance systems. Dom Pancucci checks out the benefits of putting T&A right at the heart of business and plant IT

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Finite scheduling works – well

Finite capacity scheduling has taken some stick recently, particularly as the appetite for rival advanced planning and scheduling gathers pace. Annie Gregory looks at what’s new and assesses reality and benefits

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It’s not core so outsource it

Outsourcing is back on the agenda again as companies continue to force the focus back to their core business competence. The latest model is application service provision, but is it as hot as he hype suggests? Frank ...


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