Don’t Make These 8 Common Manufacturing Mistakes

Don’t Make These 8 Common Manufacturing Mistakes

Too often, we see manufacturers make the same mistakes, time and time again. These mistakes, are not limited to one type of industry, size, or revenue – they’re largely universal. When these mistakes are made over and over, productivity and culture suffer....
What is a Manufacturing Execution System (MES)?

What is a Manufacturing Execution System (MES)?

MES Explained: What is MES – Manufacturing Execution System? “A manufacturing execution system (MES) is a control system for managing work in process on the factory floor.” MES come in many sizes, complexities, and features from the most basic shop...
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...
What KPIs Do I Need For a Food Manufacturing Company?

What KPIs Do I Need For a Food Manufacturing Company?

“What KPIs do I Need for a Food Manufacturing Company?” Food manufacturers are faced with unique challenges. The business has to be able to run production so that it meets order volume while maintaining a consistently high-quality product. This means...