Taking No Chances

The task of finding qualified repair shops to make fixes when high-profile machinery breaks down can be both daunting and time-consuming, especially when asset...

Lease Accounting Changes: Is Your Shop Ready?

As manufacturers consider how rapid advancements in technology and new machinery might benefit their businesses, they should also factor upcoming lease accounting changes into...

How to Prepare Your Manufacturing Business for an OFCCP Audit

For manufacturers that contract with the government, failing an OFCCP audit could risk your relationship with local and federal government agencies and result in...

Design a Plan to Help Executives Defer Taxation

Simply mention the word “taxes” and the reaction that you will get from most business owners and individuals is one of disgust, frustration, or...

Why Manufacturers Need Actionable Business Strategies

“Strategy” has been a term bandied about by many an agency and consultant for years. It has lost its luster with some small-to-mid sized...

5 Real-Time Monitoring Logistics Trends That are Improving Modern Operations

We’ve reached a point where it’s no longer pertinent to talk about the rising use of big data and real-time analytics because it’s already...

Is Your Focus On You, Or Your Customers?

We often oversimplify what we believe a customer’s need is, often due to the fact that many organizations view customer needs through an internal...

Cross-Border Moves: In the Face of Uncertainty

For OEMs that rely on the Maquiladora industry in Mexico, such as the automotive, electronics and medical device industries, the threat of increased tariffs...

The Digital Manufacturing Ecosystem

ProShop manufacturing enterprise software has earned the top “Frontrunner” ranking for June 2018 from the consulting, research and software evaluation firm Software Advice* ,...

Supply Chain Intelligence

Big Ass Solutions first made its mark selling massive ceiling fans that spun slowly but moved astounding amounts of air thanks to aerodynamically friendly...