Loftware Blog / Manufacturing

by Laura Johnson, on February 4, 2019

Manufacturing speed and flexibility upgrades are welcome in all industries. Sometimes, though, the pharmaceutical sector is left behind when other fields sprint ahead into advanced processes. The latest innovation making …

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Topics:PharmaceuticalsSupply ChainRegulatoryManufacturingTrack & Traceability

by Jackie Steele, on January 31, 2019

What makes a great enterprise labeling solution? Accurate, up-to-date supply chain labels keep goods moving smoothly from one location to another, especially in the current digitally driven age. Barcode labels, radio frequency …

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Topics:Supply ChainManufacturingLabelingLogistics

by Max Manikian, on January 23, 2019

Label printing at global organizations brings unique challenges. Supply chains that circle the globe are no longer an aberration or extreme case - it's normal for companies to produce and ship …

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Topics:ManufacturingLabelingLogistics

by Mark Willer, on December 18, 2018

Companies in the midst of expansion have changing responsibilities and requirements that go along with their newly acquired scale. Today, that often involves spreading operations across several locations or working …

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Topics:ManufacturingLabeling

by Justin Ward, on December 10, 2018

Efficient approval workflows are better than spreadsheets. What does your new product development workflow look like? Is your company still handling important decisions regarding packaging and Artwork Management via spreadsheets …

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Topics:ManufacturingArtwork Management

by Max Manikian, on November 29, 2018

What's the benefit of getting a product on the market quickly? Putting products on store shelves quickly - and making timely changes to those items when necessary - has clear …

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Topics:RetailManufacturingArtwork Management

by Allison Frank-Georges, on November 19, 2018

How many labeling systems do global companies have in operation? Today's companies are expanding beyond their geographic boundaries, stretching supply chains to all corners of the globe. While this type …

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Topics:Supply ChainManufacturingLabelingLogisticsStandardization

by Jackie Steele, on October 25, 2018

What's the key to saving money in labeling-related processes? Some manufacturing process costs are simply unavoidable and can't be reduced any further. Beyond these bedrock expenses associated with producing finished …

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Topics:Supply ChainRegulatoryManufacturingLogisticsArtwork Management

by Maureen Perroni, on September 24, 2018

Getting a label design through to approval can be a challenge. Every packaged product needs artwork to adorn its labels. The process of creating and approving art for finished goods is …

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Topics:ManufacturingLabelingLogistics

by Danny Lim, on August 27, 2018

In today's supply chain, the more data, the better. Building a better supply chain is all about quickly responding accordingly to recent activity and making optimal decisions. This success is …

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Topics:Supply ChainRetailManufacturingLabeling

by Justin Ward, on August 20, 2018

Now you have the ability to empower personnel involved in the packaging and delivery process.As a leader within a manufacturing organization, your business depends on you to maximize the potential …

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Topics:Supply ChainManufacturingLabeling

by Maureen Perroni, on August 1, 2018

What comes to mind when you think of challenges you come across in a global supply chain? Manufacturing labeling might not be at the top of your list, but it …

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Topics:Manufacturing

by Maureen Perroni, on July 18, 2018

What does a 3PL bring to the logistics table? When your organization is scaling quickly, leading to ever-expanding needs in every corner of the supply chain, you have a choice …

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Topics:Supply ChainRetailManufacturingTransportation & LogisticsLogistics

by Maureen Perroni, on June 11, 2018

Labeling is mission critical in maneuvering today's global supply chain. Think of your labels as the passport that enables your shipments to make it through the supply chain seamlessly. Unfortunately …

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Topics:ManufacturingLabeling

by Craig Hodgson, on April 16, 2018

Supply chain challenges crop up on a daily basis. You need to avoid manufacturing disruptions, comply with regulations and meet customer demands. There are a lot of moving parts to …

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Topics:Manufacturing