Ford Motor Company Expands Use of Aptean to Selected Manufacturing Plants in South America, Europe and Asia
Atlanta, June 10, 2014 — Ford Motor Company has expanded its use of Aptean’s Activplant solution to help drive continuous improvement in selected manufacturing
plants around the world. Activplant is currently installed in selected Ford plants across North
America and will be implemented in additional plants in Europe, South America
and Asia. The Activplant solution collects and analyzes data from the plant
floor, providing insight and intelligence to help drive efficiency improvements.
“Ford Motor Company is one of the
greatest companies in American history and this expansion shows their continued
commitment to innovation and efficiency in their global manufacturing
processes,” said Paul Ilse, chief executive officer, Aptean.
With Aptean Activplant, plant
floor information is made available across the enterprise to gain insight into manufacturing
performance, in real-time. The solution makes every production “event”
available for immediate response from operators and supervisors, providing a
first-hand understanding of the reasons for production peaks and valleys so
companies can confidently plan for expected results. Learn more about Activplant:
Aptean helps businesses profit,
innovate and grow where the work gets done—in the call center, on the floor of
the factory, at the end of the assembly line. That’s where Aptean’s CRM, ERP
and Supply Chain software applications enable nearly 5,000 customers to satisfy
their customers, operate more efficiently and stay at the forefront of their
industry. Aptean is where software WORKS.