Insights

October 28, 2022

The Power in Integrating Production Quality and ERP Systems

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Quality impacts every single area of manufacturing. It is non-negotiable and sits at the heart of any manufacturing business.  From…
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August 15, 2022

How does FLAGS Reduce the 7 Types of Waste in LEAN Manufacturing?

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When quality management and LEAN Manufacturing initiatives are brought together, productivity and efficiency is maximised and waste is drastically reduced. …
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August 8, 2022

Top Trends for Manufacturing in 2023

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The manufacturing industry is in the midst of rapid digital transformation, changing the landscape for both large scale and niche…
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August 1, 2022

How Can FLAGS Support Business Value Added in Lean Manufacturing?

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When manufacturing companies look at bringing their LEAN and quality management initiatives together, they see great benefits across all areas…
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June 30, 2022

Top Considerations for Successful Digital Transformation

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If manufacturers want to make the most of digital transformation, they need to leverage the data and make it work…
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Maufacturing plant
June 30, 2022

How Can FLAGS Support Customer Added Value in Lean Manufacturing?

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When manufacturing companies look at bringing their LEAN and quality management initiatives together, they see great benefits across all areas…
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June 23, 2022

FLAGS Software helping develop automotive technologies that accelerate a net zero future.

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FLAGS Software are delighted to be part of a consortium that has been awarded a multi-million pound grant by the…
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Rail car manufacturing
May 30, 2022

How is Digital Transformation Impacting The Rail Sector?

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The railway industry is undergoing huge levels of innovation across the globe. Digitalisation is a significant driving force behind the…
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May 26, 2022

5 Ways Digital Twin Technology is Revolutionising Manufacturing

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Digital transformation is revolutionising the manufacturing environment, and we’re seeing more and more global manufacturers adopt digital twin technology. Offering…
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April 8, 2022

Digital Transformation: The New Normal in Manufacturing

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As technology proliferates and impacts (almost) every part of our day-to-day life, we’re seeing the same happen in manufacturing. Small…
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April 7, 2022

The Tech of Tomorrow

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Earlier this year, our Head of Business Development, Brian Reilly, gave Insider Magazine a potted history of FLAGS and what…
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March 21, 2022

How does FLAGS support Lean Manufacturing initiatives?

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Lean manufacturing is a management philosophy that aims to maximise productivity and efficiency whilst concurrently reducing waste. This waste isn’t…
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February 21, 2022

Industry 4.0 and the impact on the manufacturing process

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Industry 4.0 (also referred to as Industrie 4.0) refers to the increasing use of technology and software within the manufacturing…
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February 21, 2022

How is the mass production of technology changing the game for niche manufacturers?

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It is no secret that digital advancements have rapidly changed the landscape of both large-scale and niche manufacturing industries. Advances…
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February 16, 2022

Challenges the automotive industry is facing (and how FLAGS software can help)

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The manufacturing industry is in the midst of a digital revolution, with Industry 4.0 giving companies access to unprecedented levels…
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February 10, 2022

Future proofing automotive manufacturing with smart quality management

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Automotive manufacturers are responsible for manufacturing high-quality parts that adhere to regulations and meet their quality control guidelines. This, in…
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December 22, 2021

How automotive manufacturers can increase throughput with quality control

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Quality control will always have an impact on throughput. When automotive manufacturers aren’t faced with any quality control issues, they…
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December 22, 2021

How automotive quality management systems can help manufacturers thrive

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Ensuring that every part of the automotive production process adheres to stringent quality standards means that every car manufactured is…
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December 1, 2021

5 Ways Smart Quality Control Has Improved The Manufacturing Process

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Quality control has been around for centuries, with some historians finding evidence of quality guidelines dating back to the 13th…
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November 12, 2021

Made In The Midlands Award Winner 2021

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We are thrilled to have been announced as the winner of the Digital Engineering/Technology Award at the recent Insider, Made…
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October 27, 2021

The 5 Integral Steps to Reducing Rework in Manufacturing

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When a part, product or component fails to meet manufacturing standards, they have to be repaired. This process is known…
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October 27, 2021

The Importance of Quality Control in Manufacturing

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Quality control aims to ensure that all parts, components and products being produced are of the highest standards possible. This…
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October 5, 2021

How To Reduce Costs In Manufacturing

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Reducing cost in manufacturing needs more than just going paperless and looking at inventory control. When times are challenging and…
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October 4, 2021

The Benefits of Quality Control in Manufacturing

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When manufacturers ensure their parts and components follow stringent tests and are consistently produced to exacting specifications, you’ll enhance customer…
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May 4, 2021

FLAGS Software shortlisted for prestigious award

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FLAGS Software are extremely proud to say that we've been shortlisted for a Made in the Midlands Award for Digital…
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January 4, 2020

Microsoft Ignite the tour, London

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At FLAGS Software we work hard to keep up-to-date with leading edge technologies with the aim of introducing new capabilities…
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December 11, 2019

The National Museum of Computing

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On a topic thats slightly different to our normal posts, we came across The National Museum of Computing who had…
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December 11, 2019

Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders

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FLAGS Software is a member of the Society of Motor Manufacturers and Traders (SMMT). The SMMT is one of the…
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