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Giti planning to reinvigorate GT Radial brand in North America
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RICHBURG, S.C.—As the new kid in the North American manufacturing neighborhood, Giti Tire Manufacturing (USA) Ltd. has ambitious plans to make its mark in the regional tire market. Since...
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RICHBURG, S.C.—As the new kid in the North American manufacturing neighborhood, Giti Tire Manufacturing (USA) Ltd. has ambitious plans to make its mark in the regional tire market. RICHBURG, S.C.—As the new kid in the North American manufacturing neighborhood, Giti Tire Manufacturing (USA) Ltd. has ambitious plans to make its mark in the regional tire market. $RICHBURG, S.C.—As the new kid in the North American manufacturing neighborhood, Giti Tire Manufacturing (USA) Ltd. has ambitious plans to make its mark in the regional tire market.
Dana becomes lead investor in Hyliion
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MAUMEE, Ohio—Dana Inc., like many automotive suppliers, is being proactive about the change it sees on the horizon. Electrification is driving the automotive suppliers to partner with new...
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MAUMEE, Ohio—Dana Inc., like many automotive suppliers, is being proactive about the change it sees on the horizon. MAUMEE, Ohio—Dana Inc., like many automotive suppliers, is being proactive about the change it sees on the horizon. $MAUMEE, Ohio—Dana Inc., like many automotive suppliers, is being proactive about the change it sees on the horizon.
Evenflo Feeding creates strategic partnership with GoSili
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WEST CHESTER, Ohio—Evenflo Feeding Inc., an infant and juvenile feeding products brand, and GoSili Inc., a manufacturer of sustainable silicone tablewear, have entered into an equity...
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WEST CHESTER, Ohio—Evenflo Feeding, an infant and juvenile feeding products brand, and GoSili, a manufacturer of sustainable silicone tablewear, have entered into an equity agreement. WEST CHESTER, Ohio—Evenflo Feeding, an infant and juvenile feeding products brand, and GoSili, a manufacturer of sustainable silicone tablewear, have entered into an equity agreement. $WEST CHESTER, Ohio—Evenflo Feeding, an infant and juvenile feeding products brand, and GoSili, a manufacturer of sustainable silicone tablewear, have entered into an equity agreement.
Bridgestone wins design intellectual property case in China
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TOKYO—Bridgestone Corp. is claiming a win in a 3-year-old design-rights infringement lawsuit against Chinese tire maker Shengtai Group. The lawsuit claimed that Shengtai Group used a truck...
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TOKYO—Bridgestone is claiming a win in a 3-year-old design-rights infringement lawsuit against Chinese tire maker Shengtai Group. TOKYO—Bridgestone is claiming a win in a 3-year-old design-rights infringement lawsuit against Chinese tire maker Shengtai Group. $TOKYO—Bridgestone is claiming a win in a 3-year-old design-rights infringement lawsuit against Chinese tire maker Shengtai Group.
Steelastic completes puzzle with new system
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HANOVER, Germany—Machinery maker Steelastic Co. L.L.C. has been a bit cryptic in its marketing efforts in recent weeks. The Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio-based producer of equipment used in tire...
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HANOVER, Germany—Machinery maker Steelastic has been a bit cryptic in its marketing efforts in recent weeks. HANOVER, Germany—Machinery maker Steelastic has been a bit cryptic in its marketing efforts in recent weeks. $HANOVER, Germany—Machinery maker Steelastic has been a bit cryptic in its marketing efforts in recent weeks.
Photos: Students dive into science, math careers at Goodyear STEM Career Day event
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AKRON—Sometimes, lesson plans burst into flame and go up in smoke. But that's a good thing. At least, it was on April 6, when Goodyear and the University of Akron partnered to present the...
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AKRON—Sometimes, lesson plans burst into flame and go up in smoke. But that's a good thing. At least, it was on April 6, when Goodyear and the University of Akron partnered to present the 20th annual STEM Career Day. AKRON—Sometimes, lesson plans burst into flame and go up in smoke. But that's a good thing. At least, it was on April 6, when Goodyear and the University of Akron partnered to present the 20th annual STEM Career Day. $AKRON—Sometimes, lesson plans burst into flame and go up in smoke. But that's a good thing. At least, it was on April 6, when Goodyear and the University of Akron partnered to present the 20th annual STEM Career Day.
Autonomous vehicles put pressure on U.S. cities
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WASHINGTON—U.S. cities are trying to prepare for deployment of autonomous vehicles on their streets, but they face a lot of uncertainties, according to a transportation expert at the...
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WASHINGTON—U.S. cities are trying to prepare for deployment of autonomous vehicles on their streets, but they face a lot of uncertainties, according to a transportation expert at the University of Virginia. WASHINGTON—U.S. cities are trying to prepare for deployment of autonomous vehicles on their streets, but they face a lot of uncertainties, according to a transportation expert at the University of Virginia. $ WASHINGTON—U.S. cities are trying to prepare for deployment of autonomous vehicles on their streets, but they face a lot of uncertainties, according to a transportation expert at the University of Virginia.
Symbio JV to push fuel cell technology
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CLERMONT-FERRAND, France—Michelin and Faurecia are coming together to accelerate automotive fuel cell technology.The two companies signed a memorandum of understanding to create a joint...
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CLERMONT-FERRAND, France—Michelin and Faurecia are coming together to accelerate automotive fuel cell technology. CLERMONT-FERRAND, France—Michelin and Faurecia are coming together to accelerate automotive fuel cell technology. $CLERMONT-FERRAND, France—Michelin and Faurecia are coming together to accelerate automotive fuel cell technology.
USC researchers develop self-healing rubber
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LOS ANGELES—Self-healing shoes, toys and potentially even tires are within reach, thanks to 3D-printed polymers developed by researchers at the University of Southern California Viterbi...
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LOS ANGELES—Self-healing shoes, toys and potentially even tires are within reach, thanks to 3D-printed polymers developed by researchers at the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering. LOS ANGELES—Self-healing shoes, toys and potentially even tires are within reach, thanks to 3D-printed polymers developed by researchers at the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering. $LOS ANGELES—Self-healing shoes, toys and potentially even tires are within reach, thanks to 3D-printed polymers developed by researchers at the University of Southern California Viterbi School of Engineering.
Continental silicone insulation system wins Hanover Messe 2019 energy award
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HANOVER, Germany—Continental A.G.'s, silicone rubber-based insulation system, Conti Thermo Protect received the Industrial Energy Efficiency Award at the Hanover Messe 2019. Conti Thermo...
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HANOVER, Germany—Continental's silicone rubber-based insulation system, Conti Thermo Protect, received the Industrial Energy Efficiency Award at the Hanover Messe 2019. HANOVER, Germany—Continental's silicone rubber-based insulation system, Conti Thermo Protect, received the Industrial Energy Efficiency Award at the Hanover Messe 2019. $HANOVER, Germany—Continental's silicone rubber-based insulation system, Conti Thermo Protect, received the Industrial Energy Efficiency Award at the Hanover Messe 2019.
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New Economy In, Old Strategies Out: A Fresh Look at MES

Published on February 10, 2016

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Many companies do not realize that they can drive business value out of a manufacturing execution system (MES). Other times, while they’ve received pressure from operations to bring in MES, they don’t buy in or the story they’re getting isn’t complete.  While MES is often viewed as “just” a tool for helping the “shop people” go about their day-to-day tasks, the fact is that such a system also has more than ample potential to help transform the shop floor into a business center of excellence, and propel the company forward as it targets market leadership.

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