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Digital Transformation in Chemical Manufacturing

Sep 17, 2018 6:00 AM

To embrace the digital revolution or not to embrace, that is the question. For many chemical manufacturers, the pressure of evolving digital processes is becoming increasingly substantial. After all, if it means staying ahead of the competition, then it’s essential to business survival. Furthermore, the chemical manufacturing industry is complex and therefore requires the most advanced technological tools for optimal and compliant production.

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How Specialty Chemical Manufacturers Can Grow Internationally

May 29, 2018 6:00 AM

Growing internationally is an inevitable challenge that companies must face to remain competitive and capture new opportunities. Often, it can mean acquiring new companies around the globe, which then leads to new marketplaces for products and services as well as a new source for raw materials. However, expansion through acquisition presents its own challenges. Many U.S chemical manufacturing companies reach a point where in order to grow they need to expand and change internally. Unfortunately, many companies never truly achieve this--they are simply U.S companies with international locations and not a true global company with streamlined business processes throughout.

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Chemical Manufactures – How to Maintain Compliance with Microsoft Dynamics

May 3, 2018 7:00 AM

One of the most important aspects to your chemical manufacturing business is having an ERP system that is aware of product restrictions and enables you the ability to stay compliant with the multitude of industry regulations. When your ERP system is aware of set restrictions, detecting mistakes early on in the process is possible.

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The Top 5 Challenges Facing Specialty Chemical Manufacturers and How to Solve Them

Apr 25, 2018 6:00 AM

Chemical manufacturing is a uniquely complex industry that entails substantial requirements in order to maintain compliance. With biyearly modifications, new compliance and regulatory requirements happening every single year, the ability to continually adjust for things like: GHS, FRFA, OSHA, DHS, HCS, CFET and REACH can be challenging. 

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Achieving Complex Chemical Manufacturing Formulations with Dynamics 365 and ProductVision®

Mar 29, 2018 7:00 AM

As a chemical manufacturer (paint, coatings, chemicals and ink), your product is unique and complex. Therefore, having the ability to create new or modify existing formulas is essential to the distinctiveness of your product. Rapidly creating and modifying formulations allow chemical companies the ability to provide value to its customers– an essential key in building brand recognition. Additionally, having the ability to adapt to specific customer needs also gives manufacturers the opportunity to enter new markets.

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Global Specialty Chemical Manufacturer, INOLEX Goes Live On Dynamics 365 Finance in 3 Months

Mar 7, 2018 7:00 AM

If you use organic makeup, it may contain ingredients from Fullscope customer INOLEX.

Throughout its 125-year history, INOLEX has been on the forefront of applying new technologies to anticipate and develop unique solutions for cosmetics. The team at INOLEX believes that what people put on their body matters—and they know that the right ingredients make the difference. INOLEX works closely with leading beauty care brands around the world, combining core scientific expertise with a deep understanding of market needs to deliver safe, effective and sustainable ingredients.

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How One Cosmetics Manufacturer Tracks Lightweight Drums to Reduce Inventory Waste

Nov 27, 2017 7:00 PM

Every manufacturer looks for ways to reduce costs and eliminate waste from processes. For specialty chemical manufacturers, a good way to reduce product waste is to accurately track and use all inventory. Businesses that have embraced a digital transformation have the technology to keep an exact measure of product on-hand so that it can be used efficiently.

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