Hillshire Brands, owned by Tyson Foods, rolls out 2.8 million corn dogs each day at one location. New FSMA requirements led the plant to improve production monitoring. Leveraging a manufacturing intelligence solution, the company now collects 1,500 data points. Deeper insight decreased inedible product, saving millions of corn dogs annually.
Country Maid pastries are hand braided, but that is the only manual part of the process. To meet growing demand, the company expanded automation and baked in advanced EMI reporting and dashboard software. The result: doubled product output and empowered operators who can make better decisions based on data from each batch.Read More
When a large consumer packaged goods company sought ideas for sharing OEE data and KPIs to global decision makers, it implemented a Manufacturing Intelligence solution.
Barry Callebaut, a global leader in chocolate production, turned to FactoryTalk® Metrics software to track OEE and provide an ingredient-tracking dashboard to notify operators of product losses as they occurred. The facility turned material losses into a net gain.