Diverse manufacturers are migrating to demand-planning and demand-management applications, but best practices must underpin software deployment.
One-fifth of employees question their company's truthfulness.
Fairchild Semiconductor International Inc. will produce products for both the China market and for export to the rest of Asia, Europe and the Americas at its newest plant.
Manufacturers look to improve the processes behind product development.
Goodyear's five-stage product review focuses on accountability.
Motorola takes a six-step approach.
Four steps toward success
To facilitate analysis, consider real-time, easy-access database tools with visualization capabilities.
After a merger or acquisition, integrating information technology becomes critical.