A best practice is a method or technique that has consistently shown results superior to those achieved with other means, and that is used as a benchmark. ARC has conducted numerous best practice surveys over the past thirty years and has developed best practices for a large number of topics of interest to industry executives.

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20
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Hanover Fair 2024: Trends and Highlights

The Hanover Fair 2024 still claims to be the world’s largest industrial fair even as the show’s post-pandemic recovery has stalled, and attendance has settled at about 60 percent of pre-pandemic levels.
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13
2024
Janice Abel

G & J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers Accelerating Digital Transformation

Jeff Erwin, VP of manufacturing at G&J Pepsi-Cola Bottlers, has been Accelerating Digital Transformation while aligning with the company’s goals and mission to improve its operational efficiency and meet customer requirements
May
24
2024
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Getting the Basics Right with Enterprise Asset Management

Modern asset performance management (APM) combines traditional enterprise asset management practices with new digital technologies for transformational advances in reliability, maintenance execution, and business performance.
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23
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Janice Abel

Future Proofing MES/MOM

MES/MOM (manufacturing execution system/manufacturing operations management) is a software technology that is used in manufacturing and production to track, manage, and execute production processes.
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16
2024
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Artificial Intelligence Simplifies Field Service Management

Field service involves widely distributed assets and requires features like integrated maps, route optimization, in-vehicle parts inventory management, and customer billing, and Artificial Intelligence Simplifies Field Service Management
May
01
2024
Janice Abel

The Future of Operational Data Historians

Industrial data is the key to digital transformation and operational excellence for many organizations. However, managing and utilizing industrial data poses many challenges, and to overcome these challenges, organizations need operational data historians