LLumin Featured in Automation World Magazine

Exhibiting for the first time at PACK EXPO, Llumin, an established participant in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) space, introduced a new software called Llumin for OEMs. Link to the full article here: https://www.automationworld.com/home/article/21734937/delivering-realtime-operational-data-to-oems

Llumin Featured in Packaging World Magazine

Exhibiting for the first time at PACK EXPO, Llumin, an established participant in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) space, introduced a new software called Llumin for OEMs. Link to full article here: https://www.packworld.com/issues/operational-excellence/article/21734937/delivering-realtime-operational-data-to-oems

Llumin Featured in OEM Magazine

Exhibiting for the first time at PACK EXPO, Llumin, an established participant in the Computerized Maintenance Management System (CMMS) space, introduced a new software called Llumin for OEMs. Link to the full article: https://www.oemmagazine.org/home/article/21734937/delivering-realtime-operational-data-to-oems

The Transformative Journey Toward Machine as a Service (MaaS)

A conversation with Edward Garibian, CEO of Llumin in Springfield, MA   Interviewer: Ed, before I ask you a few questions about the transformative journey that many manufacturers are going through as they embrace MaaS, can you tell us what MaaS is and give us a brief history of MaaS? Ed Garibian:  Yes, I’ve watched MaaS develop over the past 20 years and become a hot topic in the last decade.  In terms of what MaaS is, it’s a business operating model that involves equipment manufacturers selling machinery to end-user manufacturers on a subscription basis.  But it doesn’t stop there. ...

SunnyD Deploys Asset Performance Management Software to Optimize Its Operations

Beverage Maker’s Use of LLumin Products Across Five Plants Delivers Continuing Business Benefits How can Asset Performance Management software, combined with enterprise level Materials and Inventory Tracking software, help food and beverage companies modernize their manufacturing operations? Over a decade ago, beverage maker SunnyD installed LLumin’s READYAsset and READYTrak suites to cover its five North American plants - and is still counting the ways. The stakes couldn’t be higher in the every-second-counts environment that SunnyD operates in.  Their plants run 24x7x365. Avoiding downtime through predictive maintenance was a key reason the company installed LLumin’s sophisticated software suites. Avoiding machine and...

Webinar Explores Food and Beverage Manufacturing Challenges from a Manufacturer’s Perspective

There are two parts to every customer case study; challenges and a solution. SunnyD, a user of LLumin operations software for more than a decade, will speak to both in a one-hour webinar on April 7 at 1 pm EST. Register now to hear from the popular beverage manufacturer first-hand.  In short, SunnyD, formerly known as Sunny Delight, uses LLumin to keep manufacturing lines humming, while handling safety and regulatory compliance. Like most everyone in the manufacturing industry, the key to surviving and thriving is minimizing machine and production downtime. Downtime is big money in any business, with an hour...

Outlook 2020: What EHS Managers in Manufacturing Need to Know

2020-outlook
Environmental initiatives will play a big part this year.  

Apple Loses Pair of Key Operations, Supply Chain Executives

Apple Inc. has lost a pair of veteran executives who worked in the manufacturing, supply chain and operations group and were key participants in the production of many of the company’s major devices.

U.S. Manufacturing Is Bouncing Back

After six straight months of contracting, U.S. manufacturing has bounced back based on the ISM Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index [PMI]. The current PMI is over 50 at a value of 50.9 in January 2020. A value over 50 indicates expansion. Notably, the PMI value was over 60 until fall of 2018 when it dropped precipitously. Although the current reading is a positive sign that the manufacturing in the U.S. is recovering, it is only one month’s reading. The manufacturing turnaround in January was driven by gains in new orders, production, and deliveries. However, employment in the manufacturing sector is still...

Amazon, Google, Apple Set Aside Differences to Establish IoT Standard

The biggest tech companies in the world will stand side-by-side on an initiative to make smart devices easier to connect.