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Andreas Rupp decides for e-Kanban system IKS

Andreas Rupp GmbH, located in Eppingen-Rohrbach (Germany), has decided to support the existing manual Kanban system by the Kanban software IKS of manufactus and to realize an electronic Kanban system. The first objective is the planning and scheduling of the molding machines via IKS Kanban Board, that will replace the existing manual Kanban boards. Based on the new e-Kanban processes the planer knows exactly which products and how many items …Read More

Rotex Heating Systems has implemented e-Kanban System IKS

Rotex Heating Systems GmbH, a 100% subsidiary of Daikin Europe NV, located in Gueglingen (Germany), uses the e-Kanban system IKS since end of 2011. manufactus has implemented IKS in a one week project for a first production line. For this production line the Kanban orders are visualized and scheduled via the electronic IKS Kanban Board module. A roll-out for other internal production lines as well as for external suppliers is …Read More

Two Lean events in Italy

Our Italian partner GC&P have organized a free seminar about “Lean Management Software” at the 2nd of December, 2011 in Asolo (Italy). Of course, also IKS is part of this Lean event. Highlight of the day is a case study of our customer Ingersoll Rand about the implementation of electronic Kanban and the preparation of a required environment. More information you will find (Document in Italian language).

manufactus News September 2011

Here you can download the manufactus newsletter September 2011 as pdf file. Please subscribe our newsletter to get updated about all manufactus news and about all information regarding our e-Kanban solutions! Please send a short email with your contact data to news@manufactus.com. That’s it! Very interesting news regarding Kanban, Lean Management and Logistic you will find unter www.facebook.com/manufactus.

GC&P and Neulab – New manufactus partners in Italy

manufactus is proud to present two new partnerships with Italian Lean and IT specialists. The agreement includes the cooperation with Gianesin, Canepari and Partners (short GC&P), which offers consulting services for Lean Management, Kanban and other topics in the area of production, logistics and product innovation.

IKS Enterprise Edition used by Italian customer

The Italian site of a world-wide acting enterprise has implemented the electronic Kanban system IKS for the complete factory. The management team wants to use a complete Pull system for the material flow. The company is scheduling the different production areas by the IKS Kanban Board and delivers produced components via Kanban to the assembly lines.

e-Kanban case study of Gedia Spain available!

The latest e-Kanban case study of Gedia spain is now available, or download the PDF file. Gedia is using our electronic Kanban system IKS to support their production environment and to schedule huge pressing machines and the complete welding area via PULL signals. The IKS electronic Kanban board provides great opportunities to manage such shop-floor areas.

Express Kanban for Finished Goods

Express Möbel GmbH & Co. KG, a division of Nolte Group in Germany that produces furnitures, is now using a Kanban system to manage their finished goods inventory. The company has changed the existing processes from traditional PUSH to a more efficient PULL system.

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