HarrisData and Lean Manufacturing
HarrisData allows for significant waste reduction through its real-time integrated systems. It supports "just-in-time" manufacturing principles enabling the scale-back or elimination of inventory in warehouses. Although lean principles and disciplines are a continuing and evolving effort for most companies, HarrisData Enterprise Manufacturing and Execution Systems support most lean principles. HarrisData MES supports a paperless pull environment based upon customer demand.
HarrisData MES Systems include:
- Item and sub-items completed through a single user request
- Material and labor reporting for all levels of components
- Pull production systems versus push production systems
- Production from single customer input
- No required work orders
- Defined demand based on item number or sales order
- Full Kanban capabilities for "just-in-time" production
- Complete integration with HarrisData Financials
HarrisData solutions allow manufacturers to meet customer demands. Using real-time data analysis, manufacturers are able to continuously improve their processes while focusing on customer needs, and maintain the pursuit of perfection. HarrisData consultants are available to review a variety of strategies businesses might pursue to reduce waste, costs, and streamline manufacturing processes.
R. Michael Donovan & Co.
World Renowned Lean Experts
HarrisData is proud to have partner relationships with notable experts in lean such as R. Michael Donovan and Co. R. Michael Donovan has served over 1000 Manufacturers in more than 30 years as a management consultant. Mike has authored two books, published more than 200 articles and conducted numerous management seminars. HarrisData is proud to offer a free white paper recently authored by Mike and available to businesses interested in lean. See R. Michael Donovan and Co. in the HarrisData Partner Directory for further information.
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