3rd Shift Harry and The Hardened Path of Destruction

3rd Shift Harry and the Hardened Path of Destruction

In this first installment of our series of 3rd Shift Harry stories, we see the catastrophic consequences of what can happen when the wrong materials are issued to a production batch. Paint and coatings manufacturers work with a number of different chemicals and materials to create their products. Paints are typically formulated according to their …

How Ready is Your ERP Software for the Drug Supply Chain Security Act?

Pharmaceutical manufacturing serialization requirements of the Drug Supply Chain Security Act

In complying with the U.S. Drug Supply Chain Security Act regulations, pharmaceutical manufacturers must ensure their ERP systems are up for the task. In late 2013 the Drug Supply Chain Security Act (DSCSA) was introduced and signed into law as a means to govern the management of pharmaceutical drugs manufactured and sold in the United …

Cycle Counting Physical Inventory

Cycle counts with DEACOM ERP inventory management

When paired with a single-system ERP solution, cycle counting has proven to deliver inventory management efficiencies felt company-wide. The end-of-year, inventory count is a process often dreaded by those in the manufacturing industry. However, implementing strategies like cycle counting can reduce the time and risk it requires to complete the task. Cycle counting is a …