Job and Production Control play an important role in any manufacturing company. They promote the achievement of goals in production and logistics. Jobs must be controlled such that – according to the 5R's of logistics – the right products must pass through the entire production process in the right amounts at the right place, at the right time and having the right quality.
The increasing challenges for companies when it comes to innovation and productivity also have an impact on the IT structure. Besides recording production and product data, managing means of production and reporting on order management, IT systems have to meet further requirements.
The reduction of inventory along the added value chain as well as short lead times in combination with low costs are among the main goals of globally-operating automobile manufacturers and their suppliers in order to satisfy the increasing individualization of customer orders. An effective means...
The lean philosophy has become an essential success factor in the new development of efficient factory structures as well as in the optimization of established processes. Utilizing methods and tools from the lean environment is one of BLSG AG's core competences as well.
As a result of the continuously growing pressure to generate product innovations and to launch new products, the number of production start-ups is increasing rapidly. In the past twenty years, this number has on average more than tripled with nearly all automobile manufacturers.