Sam Frankland writes about 'Before Automation' for Glass Magazine

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"Problems at order entry can create a backlog, taking away potential production efficiencies and capacity improvements made possible through automated machinery."


With the recent push for increased automation in the glass fabrication process, we examined some of the common issues that can arise when the transition to automation isn't well thought out. Sam Frankland (Sales and Implementation Manager at Smart-Builder) often encounters this firsthand with his customers, here are his top 5 tips for avoiding automation pitfalls: 

'Before Automation: 5 Order Entry Challenges and How to Avoid Them'Glass Magazine September 2017 (page 28).