Common Misconceptions About Job Shop Software

Common Misconceptions About Job Shop Software

The hard part of job shops is that everything is different, every single day. A job shop can be medium to low volume, but medium to high mix, creating an environment of constant change. Some job shops do run production where they produce thousands of the same things,...
Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) vs. SensrTrx

Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) vs. SensrTrx

Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) is really, a general philosophy. There are MOM software solutions out there. There are books describing the ideals of effective manufacturing operations management. But, in the end, there isn’t just one operations...
Why We Partner with Banner Engineering for Hardware

Why We Partner with Banner Engineering for Hardware

At SensrTrx, we help manufacturers get visibility into their plants. We do this with our own proprietary software and by partnering with Banner Engineering for the hardware. When SensrTrx was first created, we thought about developing the hardware, too, but quickly...
SensrTrx is Celebrating 5 Years!

SensrTrx is Celebrating 5 Years!

Happy 5th Birthday, SensrTrx! Today is a day for celebration. If you guessed that’s it’s SensrTrx’s 5th birthday, you’re right! SensrTrx has officially been in business for 5 years, and what a ride it has been. Join me as I take you on a...
The Problem With Scheduling And What To Do About It

The Problem With Scheduling And What To Do About It

In manufacturing, you have to have a schedule to figure out what to make and when all with the goal of delivering on time to your customers. It’s nothing new to the manufacturing world, but how a production schedule is created and distributed could be vastly...
Good Software Is Not Just About the Software

Good Software Is Not Just About the Software

The idea behind the Manufacturing Software Sucks webinar originally originated from a blog post about how complex and confusing manufacturing software is. The amazing marketing team at Fiix Software saw the post and wanted to build on the idea. Of course, I loved the...
How IoT Impacts the Wine Supply Chain

How IoT Impacts the Wine Supply Chain

Have you ever wondered how that bottle of wine ended up on your counter? Of course, you probably have an idea of the process of making wine – that much I don’t need to tell you. But have you ever really stopped to think of what the journey of a grape, from farm to...