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Visit Us at Espacio Riesco in Santiago, Chile

Take advantage of the opportunity to meet our industry professionals at Espacio Riesco, Booth Q7, in Santiago, Chile. Our team would love to meet you and demonstrate how we can deliver immediate improvements to your processes using real-time data collection. With an international presence serving the world’s largest companies, we…Read More

Customer Feedback from Latest CAT Squared Release

CAT Squared is working hard to bring our customers the best manufacturing operations management software available in the industry. We are committed to releasing new functionality to our customers three times each year. As a reminder to our customers, new releases are available in January, May, and September.   Latest…Read More

Get the Most out of Your ERP

In last month’s feature, we discussed various categories of data-management software systems used in manufacturing. This month, we’ll continue this conversation by more deeply defining the difference between ERP systems and MOM / MES systems and discussing how ERP integration with MES systems empowers manufacturers with real-time business intelligence to…Read More

Improving Quality Control with Real-Time SPC

In July, CAT Squared released an update to their SPC software that empowers plant-floor operators with real-time SPC trending data and charts. Production staff can now make adjustments to their plant-floor processes and immediately see how those adjustments impact the quality of the product. “Our system always included SPC capabilities,”…Read More

ERP? MES? MOM? Which is the Best Food Industry Software?

Information technology has changed the face of traditional manufacturing. Every day, there seems to be a new buzz word defining another software category to help you manage your company’s data. But which kind of software system is best for your company? What software system will give you the best ROI?…Read More

How Do You Know If You Can Trust Your Data?

There’s serious money at stake if weights and measures are off, even by a little. In a recent story, we found that one of our customers was averaging four ounces of giveaway per case of product. On one of their top selling items, they were giving away $2 per box…Read More

NOW HIRING: Hardware Technician I

Responsibilities: Assemble, install, test, troubleshoot, program, and repair scales, PLCs, electrical panels, transmitters, and other electronics and electrical equipment Interact with plant personnel and complete project tasks well and on time Installation of instrumentation on factory floor for customers Troubleshoot customer issues Qualifications: Formal training in electronics related field 3…Read More

New Employee Announcement

CAT Squared is proud to welcome Corey Wright as the newest member of our team. Corey joins the .NET team headed by Mark Bowden, CAT Squared’s research and development manager. Corey graduated from Arkansas State University with a bachelor’s degree in industrial technology and shortly afterwards started work as an…Read More

Why Food Traceability Matters: PART 3

Last month’s post took us on a futuristic trip to the grocery store to explore how global food producers will soon be adopting technology to build relationships with consumers. In this post, we’ll show you how that future isn’t too far away. Obviously, many companies are already using QR codes…Read More

A Message to Food Executives Nearing Retirement

There are many family-owned companies within the food industry, and often you see how conflict between the older and younger generations play out within the business. For the last two years, I’ve shared an office with our company’s sales team, and I’ve often heard comments like, “The CEO’s son is…Read More

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