Manufacturing Pulse Blog

How a truck manufacturer reduced manufacturing cost through Alternate material selection #1

Mohan Santhanam July 31, 2017

Learn how a commercial vehicle manufacturer reduced manufacturing cost and optimized overall product cost through alternate material selection. Read More

What are the top trends in the truck and trailer industry?

Pratistha Suhasini July 20, 2017

Understand the top trends that are shaping the truck and trailer industry in this era of digital disruption. Read More

[Infographic] Which value engineering (VAVE) approaches can drive product cost optimization for manufacturers?

Pratistha Suhasini January 24, 2017

Value engineering is the product cost optimization approach to reduce costs and maximize value of a product with standard quality. Read More

Five Ways To Drive 'LEAN' Inspired Product Cost Optimization For Manufacturers [Infographic]

Pratistha Suhasini December 20, 2016

Read about Five Ways To Drive 'LEAN' Inspired Product Cost Optimization For Manufacturers Read More

Five key measures of success for a product cost optimization initiative [Infographic]

Pratistha Suhasini December 8, 2016

Read this infographic about five key measures of success for a product cost optimization initiative. Manufacturers can measure and evaluate their product cost optimization efforts against these metrics for justifying ROI. Read More

What is the importance of metrics driven product cost optimization for manufacturers?

Pratistha Suhasini December 1, 2016

Metrics driven product cost optimization for manufacturers is crucial to measure the actual costs incurred for implementing the optimization strategy & outcomes and justify the ROI (Return on Investment). Read More

[Case Study] Reverse Engineering to Cut Cycle Time and Cost

Raghuraman Ramamurthy November 10, 2016

Learn how B-WI was able to help an Australian manufacturer using reverse engineering for existing machines and build new, more reliable systems. Read More

How to facilitate faster time to market and balance the triple constraints for ETO manufacturers?

Pratistha Suhasini November 7, 2016

Product configurator(CPQ) can facilitate faster time to market and strike an effective a balance between the triple constraints of time, cost and quality. Read More

Does an over-emphasis on faster time to market mean undermining cost and quality?

Pratistha Suhasini October 31, 2016

Striking a balance between triple constraint of time cost and quality is key to faster time to market, higher market share and better profit margins Read More

Who benefits from standardization & modularization, MTS or ETO ?

Pratistha Suhasini August 31, 2016

Standardization & modularization can benefit both ETO & MTS manufacturers in optimizing time to market, cost & quality, thus making products faster and cheaper. Read More