In-plant Justification

Use Analytics to Demonstrate Your In-plant’s Value
February 8, 2018 at 10:27 am

We live in an age of data. It influences nearly every business decision that gets made. Embracing data and analytics in your in-plant is an important way to express the value you bring — in terms that data-minded decision makers can appreciate.

The Future of the In-plant Industry
February 7, 2018 at 1:14 pm

In this webinar Editor Bob Neubauer will unveil IPG’s new research and offer his observations on where the industry is going.

From the Editor: Never Stop Marketing
February 2, 2018 at 5:10 pm

Many of you have no idea how or why your in-plant got started. This is one reason why our story on Schneider Electric’s in-plant is so interesting. The in-plant was created just eight years ago, so the decision-makers are still around, their reasons still known. You need to remind your upper management why your in-plant was created and the value you still provide.

Outsourcing Out! In-plants Back In
January 30, 2018 at 2:06 pm

Sherri Broderick, manager of Print/Mail/Sign services at Frisco Independent School District (FISD), turned the launch of an RSA testimonial video into an awareness, promotional and employee-engagement opportunity during in-plant awareness month. After learning that the video would go live on Valentine’s Day, Broderick spread the news with staff and administration (the department reports to communications). […]

Take Our In-plant Survey, Win a Prize
December 20, 2017 at 9:22 am

Preliminary results from an IPG research survey now being conducted reveal signs of renewed optimism in the in-plant community. Add your voice to our research by taking our quick survey. You could win a nice prize.

Management by Wandering Around
December 11, 2017 at 4:08 pm

Organizations where management makes unstructured, random visits to the shop floor tend to be more efficient and enjoy greater morale.

In-plant Survival Lessons
December 8, 2017 at 10:15 am

A continued focus on three critical success factors will increase the value of in-plants and reduce outsourcing efforts.

14 Crucial Lessons About Measuring and Benchmarking Performance
August 24, 2017 at 11:40 am

Sherri Broderick, manager of Print/Mail/Sign services at Frisco Independent School District (FISD), turned the launch of an RSA testimonial video into an awareness, promotional and employee-engagement opportunity during in-plant awareness month. After learning that the video would go live on Valentine’s Day, Broderick spread the news with staff and administration (the department reports to communications). […]