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Compliance with regional and international standards, such as the Waste Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) or Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS

weee and rohs  Electric and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) or Restriction of Hazardous Substances (RoHS) directives, has made it more complicated for companies to deliver innovative products to customers. Learn how focusing on product innovation, data integration, and process optimization can help your company satisfy customer needs while meeting compliance standards.

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The Best-kept Secret in the Product Lifecycle Management Mid-market


The name Omnify Software may hardly come to mind when one thinks of the product lifecycle management (PLM) leaders, but that might change down the track

weee and rohs  for both RoHS and WEEE initiatives that due diligence is exercised in the collection and storage of supporting documentation. Items such as the component datasheet, Certificate of Compliance, Material Declaration, and testing information need to be stored at an individual vendor part number level. In case of an audit, these documents must be quickly and reliably accessible for at least four years. EMA's EDM solution now provides document versioning and vaulting for all documents associated with the Read More

ERP for Green Supply Chain Management in Manufacturing


Manufacturers are facing pressure from regulators and customers to document their impact on the environment, including not only the simple carbon footprint, but other gas emissions, discharges to waterways, landfills, and product life cycle impacts. How can enterprise software help?

weee and rohs  these products. RoHS and WEEE focus on certain heavy metals, specifically lead, mercury, cadmium, and hexavalent chromium. In Europe, these regulations also cover the flame retardants polybrominated biphenyl (PBB) and polybrominated diphenyl ethers (PBDE), while states like California do not, as of yet, deal with these substances in their RoHS regulations. California does, however, already have separate regulations that make it illegal to manufacture, process, or distribute products containing more Read More

Coordinating Outsourced Manufacturing: A Win-win Proposition for Both Sides of Manufacturing Partnerships


Managing the demands of constant change is one of the biggest challenges facing the electronics manufacturing services (EMS) industry today. Collaboration between original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and contract manufacturers (CMs) can help both sides leverage the supply chain to manage change. Find out about a solution that can help you create a successful collaboration strategy that optimizes your supply chain.

weee and rohs  Electrical and Electronic Equipment (RoHS/WEEE) Directive, impose new compliance requirements on the virtual enterprise. Having adequate visibility and understanding into such change drivers is crucial for today's manufacturers. The RoHS/WEEE Directive restricts the use of six hazardous substances in electrical and electronic equipment sold in the European Union. This environmental legislation will impact every electronics manufacturer, regardless of geographical location or the equipment they produce. Read More

The High Costs of Non-compliance for Manufacturers


What manufacturers must realize is that through efforts to comply with regulatory standards, they can make their manufacturing operations more competitive. Indeed, compliance is transforming the companies that have taken the time to re-architect the many processes used for managing suppliers, channel partners, resellers, and customers. For manufacturers that ignore compliance, on the other hand, the costs can be steep.

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Case Study: Western Electronics


As a contract manufacturer, Western Electronics makes assemblies for its customers. This translates into a huge volume of data being exchanged—and an exponentially greater number of engineering changes to manage. The company was challenged to take control over its processes—especially bill of materials (BOM) management—and lead its customers into following best practices. With its new change management solution, the company is confident it has an accurate history and the latest revisions.

weee and rohs  Study: Western Electronics High-Tech & Electronics manufacturers use Arena to improve productivity, enhance collaboration, enable outsourcing, manage compliance and speed time to market. Read more about the products they make and the markets they serve. Source: Arena Solutions Western Electronics is a recognized leading Regional Contract Electronics Manufacturing Services Company (CEMS) providing manufacturing service solutions for original equipment manufacturer (OEM) companies, primarily in the We Read More

The Importance of Component Event Management in a PLM Strategy


Component event management promises an answer. Component event management is a methodology to systematically detect and resolve component events in the most timely and efficient manner possible. This paper will introduce the philosophy of component event management and introduce a new category of software that is being developed to help implement this concept and improve business performance.

weee and rohs  environmental initiatives (RoHS / WEEE) growing, it is becoming more difficult to manage the lifecycle of products that rely on the components inside. The impact of the product-component lifecycle disconnect is that manufacturers must expect and accommodate disruptions in component lifecycles during the active life of their products. This disruption can result in significant costs to the business, as well as significant lost opportunities. These costs can take many forms. In the extreme case, a component Read More

A Focused Web-based Solution for Chemicals, Drugs, and Mill-based Industries


SSI shows deep understanding of the requirements for chemical, drug, and mill-based industries. Consequently, it has developed such must-have capabilities as potency controls, container movements, top-down and bottom-up traceability, and controls for customs and excise, shelf life, and location validation.

weee and rohs  Focused Web-based Solution for Chemicals, Drugs, and Mill-based Industries Chemical and Drugs The packaged enterprise systems offered by Strategic Systems International ( SSI ) ( http://www.ssi-world.com ) support such industries as chemical and drugs, and mill-based. The definition of the production process in SSI's flagship product TROPOS can be a close description of the actual way products are manufactured. For background information on SSI, and additional information on TROPOS, see Vendor Defends Read More

Atrion User Conference Highlights Need for Regulatory Compliance in PLM


The Atrion International User Group met in Montreal, Quebec (Canada) to discuss ways to improve regulatory compliance for their respective companies. At the conference, Atrion presented a vision and product strategy to their customers that will provide critical regulatory and compliance capabilities needed to support the product life cycle. The conference pointed out the importance of regulatory compliance as an important element of a product lifecycle management (PLM) strategy, and the role that environmental health and safety (EH&S) plays in protecting PLM value.

weee and rohs  Electronic and Electrical Equipment (WEEE). The chemical industry, and companies that rely on chemicals within their plants, have a host of new regulations to address including Restrictions on Hazardous Substance (ROHS) and others. The chemical industry faces particular scrutiny from a regulatory perspective. At Atrion's user conference, for example, companies discussed the impacts of ECLIPS ( European Classification and Labeling Inspections of Preparations, including Safety Data Sheets ), REACH ( Read More

Master Data Management: Extracting Value from Your Most Important Intangible Asset


In a 2006 SAP survey, 93 percent of respondents experienced data management issues during their most recent projects. The problem: many organizations believe that they are using master data, when in fact what they are relying on is data that is dispersed throughout the enterprise. Discover the importance of master data and how the ideal master data management (MDM) solution can help your business get it under control.

weee and rohs  Electrical and Electronic Equipment (WEEE) mandates in Europe to return and recycle key parts and materials, or a financial institution affected by Basel II, effective management of master data can help assure regulatory compliance. Large U.S. companies now spend millions of dollars on regulatory compliance. Clearly, there are significant efficiency gains to be had by leveraging master data management to ensure compliance. In fact, a recent study conducted by Virsa Systems, an SAP business unit, confirms Read More

How a Leading Vendor Embraces Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance


SAP AG has long committed to placing compliance at the core of its product suite, as the vendor has recognized the growing role of enterprise systems in assisting companies to meet the increasing challenges of corporate compliance and risk management.

weee and rohs  a Leading Vendor Embraces Governance, Risk Management, and Compliance Rather than complying with the growing number of legal and regulatory requirements in a reactive manner from the bottom up, more and more, enterprises are realizing the value of taking a holistic approach to regulatory compliance from top down. To that end, enterprises are beginning to harness the emerging strategic software category of governance, risk management, and compliance (GRC). This new three letter acronym (TLA) has already Read More

Has SAP Become a PLM Factor to Be Reckoned With?


You have probably heard of SAP’s recent blockbuster acquisitions, but did you know about the vendor’s fervent in-house innovation and newly developed products for SCM and PLM sectors. In his recent article, TEC Principal Analyst P.J. Jakovljevic takes a close look at the continuous product and service innovation at SAP and discusses the key products and development strategies with SAP PLM solutions managers. Read more.

weee and rohs  of Hazardous Substances) Directive, WEEE (Waste Electrical and Electronic Equipment) Directive, and GHS (Globally Harmonized System) compliance capabilities. Prior to the acquisition, Technidata was an SAP-endorsed regulatory solutions provider with more than 300 customers. SAP PLM handles product and process definition via recipe formulations, product specifications, and product label management. For more info on the exacting PLM needs of process manufacturing industries, see TEC’s recent blog post Read More

Aras Innovator PLM Software Solution Suite


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