What is MES and Manufacturing Operation Management?
Modern Manufacturing Operations Management and supporting Manufacturing Execution Systems focus on digitizing operations and information for both efficiency and transparency.
Manufacturing Operations Management (MOM) is the art of setting the policies and rules necessary to maintain production value and ensuring that everyone and everything operate accordingly. It involves the optimization of equipment, inventory, process execution and staffing around strategic objectives such as cost reduction, quality control and throughput continuous improvement in the following areas:
Operations and execution
Recipe and batch management
Manufacturing Operations Management is delivered by applications such as Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES), that digitize of operational processes and information to enable both efficiency and transparency. These can be deployed at single-or multiple sites. They key, especially in multi-site applications, is to enforce consistent reporting, analysis and and regulatory compliance through standardization of business processes.