Tuesday, May 11, 2021
Noon to 1:00 PM


Manufacturing company owners, CEOs, COOs, CFOs and continuous improvement leaders.


Manufacturing Works Members: Free!
Non-Members: $10



Ed Weston

With staffing limited in 2021, how can managers optimize their workforce by automating shop floor processes?

One Cleveland-area company has found an in-house answer that is working well--and might be an option for your business.

Royal Chemical's Dave Robinson will describe how his company is achieving rapid digital transformation and gaining insights into their processes:

  • Elimination of time-consuming order paperwork
  • Display of real-time data that tracks team performance
  • Creation of ‘smart’ orders which build quality into the production process

Royal Chemical's process involves use of a commonly-available software platform that is practical, fairly easy to use, and connects/integrates with just about all business systems.

You bring the Lunch; we'll provide the Learn!

Program Sponsor


The Smart Manufacturing Cluster of Northeast Ohio accelerates the growth and competitiveness of the Northeast Ohio economy through smart manufacturing implementation and innovation that leverages the region’s rich manufacturing heritage, unique assets, and talented workforce. We lead the development of innovation roadmaps and serve as the platform for the regional Manufacturing Blueprint to accelerate adoption and maximize the value of technology. We connect knowledge, experience, tools, and networks with manufacturers to generate demand, increase productivity, spur product innovation, and develop talent and resources necessary to drive technology implementation and innovation. To learn more, visit smartmanufacturingcluster.org.


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