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CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply




CIPS - Chartered Institute of Procurement and Supply

Achieving maintenance 4.0 in food and beverage manufacturing
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Since the Industrial Revolution, manufacturing processes have undergone several revolutions characterized by ever-greater automation. Today, the fourth industrial revolution, known as Industry 4.0, takes advantage of big data and machine learning to drive smart, highly automated processes. A pretty familiar concept.

Less well understood, but equally momentous, has been a parallel evolution in asset maintenance. Maintenance 1.0 relied on highly-trained specialists to visually inspect machinery. Maintenance 2.0 gave humans instrumentation to measure how equipment was running, while Maintenance 3.0 used real-time monitoring to understand the condition of an asset systematically and programmatically. Now with the Internet of Things (IoT) collecting sensor data, Maintenance 4.0 sees that data captured in a data lake repository, and algorithms and analytics applied to better predict when a given asset will fail, and how to correct the problem—preventing a potential foo ...  >>

'Digitalization and the supply chain: Where are we and what's next?'
The report reveals that new technologies and solutions are developing at a fast-pace and disrupting industries on multiple fronts, with supply chains struggling to keep up. The global survey of nearly 350 supply chain and operations professionals reveals that 95% of respondents are not fully capitalizing on the pote  >>

Job Opportunities
 
Sr. Logistics Manager--3PL Operations
     
     Mount Pleasant, Pennsylvania  -  PERM  -  Philips
Sr Program Manager, Supply Chain
     
     Framingham, Massachusetts  -  PERM  -  Philips
Senior Manager, Manufacturing Engineering (Upstream Operations)
     
     California - Vacaville  -  PERM  -  Roche
Supply Chain Specialist
     
     Calabasas  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Master Planner - Industrial Manufacturer
     
     Houston  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Sr. Inventory Analyst
     
     Deerfield  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Global Strategic Sourcing Leader - Electronics
     
     Glenview  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Sr. Supply Chain Planner - Deerfield - CPG Organization
     
     Deerfield  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Director
     
     Houston  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Inventory Planning Leader
     
     Paramus  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Global Category Manager (Services)
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Specialist - Chemical Company
     
     Houston  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Senior Supply Chain Planner
     
     Lake Forest  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Sr. Supply Chain Planner - Chicago - Medical Industry
     
     Chicago  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
Supply Chain Coordinator
     
     New Jersey  -  PERM  -  Michael Page
 

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News & Trends
 

Last update 5 May 2021
Strongest improvement in operating conditions on record amid marked uptick in client demand
   Source: Markit US Manufacturing PMI   -  IHS Markit
United States 


Fashion

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Achieving maintenance 4.0 in food and beverage manufacturing

Since the Industrial Revolution, manufacturing processes have undergone several revolutions characterized by ever-greater automation. Today, the fourth industrial revolution, known as Industry 4.0, takes advantage of ...


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