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Catch Weight Functionality Extended for Dynamics AX R3

Jul 23, 2015 5:00:45 PM

July Blog Series: Hot Topics

Insights From: Reddy Beeram (Fullscope Director of Product Development)

Our recent press release announced our new software that extends the catch weight functionality to the advanced warehouse management and transportation management modules released with Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3. What does this mean for manufacturers?

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Fines, Recalls and Risk – Oh My! The Case for Food Traceability

Jun 25, 2015 5:00:20 PM

June Blog Series: A Case For…

Insights From: Traci Didonna (Fullscope Product Architect), Recall: The Food Industry's Biggest Threat to Profitability,FoodDive Traceability Playbook

Is your manufacturing business facing huge fines, a tarnished brand and wary consumers because your food traceability system wasn't up to the job? According to Recall: The Food Industry's Biggest Threat to Profitability, "The average cost of a recall to a food company is $10M USD in direct costs, in addition to brand damage and lost sales..." But the cost of a recall isn't just measured in dollars. It's also measured in the number of consumer's lives impacted by foodborne illness and the response time of a manufacturer.

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A Case for Operational Excellence with Microsoft Dynamics AX

Jun 9, 2015 5:00:15 PM

June Blog Series: A Case For…

Chemical manufacturers face distinct industry challenges and require a robust ERP solution like Microsoft Dynamics AX to help achieve operational excellence. Drive process improvement and gain in-depth insights into operations by harnessing the power of Dynamics AX.

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Dispensing: Fullscope EDGE for AX 2.0 for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3

Nov 20, 2014 4:00:03 PM

November Blog Series: Tools We're Thankful For

Insights From: Greg O'Neal (Fullscope Product Architect)

What is Dispensing?

Three basic principles drive the design of any production dispensing process:

– Unidirectional flow of materials and personnel

– Segregation between hazardous and non-hazardous materials

– Separation of storage and manufacturing items and spaces

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Instrument Calibration: Fullscope EDGE for AX 2.0 for Microsoft Dynamics AX 2012 R3

Nov 13, 2014 4:00:00 PM

November Blog Series: Tools We're Thankful For

Insights From: Traci Didonna (Fullscope Product Architect)

What is Instrument Calibration?

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The Invincible Adolescent Corporation

Jan 6, 2014 2:00:18 PM

Who is most at risk for failing to prepare a rapid recall response plan?

It's the adolescent companies! They are like teenagers who think an auto accident can never happen to them. You can neither sell them prudence and preparation, nor can you convince them that they are at risk--Because their brand has become the brand of the cool kids (social media savvy hipsters) they believe nothing bad can happen to their company, their product or their relationship with their consumer fanbase. Take a look at two popular brands that have suffered recalls , and how vastly different the responses have been:

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Without a trace.....

Jan 2, 2014 2:00:15 PM

In earlier posts here and here, we talked about how social media is changing the game when it comes to consumer recalls. I just took a peek at the FDA enforcement report in my inbox, and all I can say is that it will help motivate my January diet resolutions… Today, let’s take a look at another key part of the recall readiness toolkit: traceability. Over on FoodDive, the Traceability playbook describes six key advantages of implementing a comprehensive, modern traceability system:
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Why Quality Matters for Industrial Equipment Manufacturers

Nov 16, 2012 2:00:31 PM

When industrial equipment manufacturers evaluate ERP software, one of the key categories on the checklist is quality management. There seems to be a consensus that any Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system worth its salt ought to include the ability to plan and manage quality. While the quality management capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics AX compare favorably with those of competitive systems, taking a hard look at why quality really matters in Industrial Equipment Manufacturing demonstrates some of the major reasons why Dynamics AX is the ERP system of choice for mid-market IEM companies.

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