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Thanksgiving is just around the corner, and by definition, it is a time for family, for sharing and for traditions. It is also a time to spend an entire day on your kitchen, between pans and trays, cooking and cleaning all the mess - especially when you invite little (Or bigger) helpers to jump in. It is all part of the Thanksgiving magic and chances are that you are still cooking the Turkey the same [...]
November 20, 2018
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There is no Thanksgiving without family and friends around the table, sharing a Pumpkin Pie, a Pecan Pie or any other wonderful dessert. And those family recipes take a lot of... eggs. See how this machine makes separating the egg white from the yolk seem so easy! One of this would come in handy this Thanksgiving :)
November 19, 2018
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If you run a factory, you probably have already lost some time considering how you could make your employees follow them. They need to add value to your operations and operators. They have to let them keep up the speed, not slowing them down. They have to help them perform their tasks better. They need to be SMART. That's why we are now launching a new feature, The Digital Work Instructions, where you can keep track [...]
November 18, 2018
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If you are looking for a smart way to improve your work instructions, you are looking in the right place. Our digital and smart Work Instructions Feature will be right on your shop floor, connected with your machines, products, and operations, will load your workers with much-needed logic and visual information. It will help them perform their jobs better, and these are the four reasons why they will love it: Knowledge Your digital work instructions [...]
November 17, 2018
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Experts predict that the global augmented reality (AR) market will be worth $209.2 billion in the year 2020 — up from $27 billion in 2017. AR is shaping the future of manufacturing, too. When done right, this technology can improve productivity, automate tasks and streamline workflows in your organization. Here are just of the ways AR is transforming the manufacturing sector. 1. Data Gathering AR facilitates data gathering for manufacturers in various verticals and produces valuable metrics that provide [...]
November 16, 2018
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In a recent ceremony sponsored by George Glass, the US Ambassador to Portugal, Prodsmart received recognition for “positive investment in the United States, generation of new jobs and economic growth.” The recognition was issued by SelectUSA – a US government initiative to facilitate and develop Foreign Direct Investment (FDI). The event was attended by Samuel Martins, Prodsmart co-founder and CTO. "We are very proud of the recognition we received from the US government for our [...]
November 15, 2018
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Prodsmart Academy
The automotive & motorcycle industry is one of the most challenging and competitive industries, operation under extreme pressures of cost and time. That's probably manufacturers and other organizations in the supply chain require suppliers to be compliant with ISO/TS 16949:2009, demonstrating that they match specific criteria. ISO/TS 16949:2009, in conjunction with ISO 9001:2008, defines the quality management system requirements for the design and development, production and, when relevant, installation and service of automotive-related products. ISO/TS 16949 is based [...]
November 15, 2018
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If you work in manufacturing, you may be focused on process excellence. Process excellence is when an organization is constantly, unwaveringly working to improve their performance and profits. If you do want to focus on process excellence, there are many tools at your disposal that can help you improve the current process you use to create goods. Some of the best available to you today are digital tools, which you can use in order to [...]
November 14, 2018
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Prodsmart Academy
If you are doing business with or through the Food and Drugs Administration, meaning if you are, if you contract or interact with drug and medical equipment manufacturers, healthcare, laboratories or medical services related companies, chances are you may need to be compliant with the FDA Regulation Title CFR 21 Part 11. Title CFR 21 Part 11 is a guidance that represents FDA current thinking on electronic records and signatures, therefore how the FDA-governed industries [...]
November 13, 2018
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ISO 13485 is an International Organization for Standardization (ISO) standard, published for the first time in 1996, representing the requirements for a comprehensive "quality management system where an organization needs to demonstrate its ability to provide medical devices and related services that consistently meet customer and applicable regulatory requirements". Compliance with ISO 13485 can be seen as the first step to compliance with European regulatory requirements of Medical Devices and In-vitro Diagnostic Medical Device, according [...]
November 13, 2018
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