WIP Tracker Featured in GRBJ

Software Maker Releases Tracking Product for Manufacturers


Published by Grand Rapids Business Journal on September 2, 2016

A software maker has developed a new tracking product to help manufacturers improve visibility, traceability and efficiency on the production floor.

Work in Progress, or WIP, Tracker by Workpack Solutions in Marne, a business systems software developer, is a set of hardware and software that collects data on the production process that can be accessed remotely by smartphones and other mobile devices.

Kristie Vos, Workpack Solutions president, said WIP Tracker also features dashboards that provide manufacturers with greater context than they typically have when reviewing data. She said that contextual data is particularly beneficial in helping manufacturers improve future runs.

WIP Tracker connects to manufacturing equipment electronically, either with an electronic eye or by connecting to an existing counter on the machine. Read the full article here: