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Waste materials turned into resources - the idea of a circular economy

So far, our economic model has been based on the idea of linear growth. Production and consumption followed a simple principle: resources were obtained, processed, used and, for the most part, discarded after their useful life.

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More transparency in the validation of work in progress

Industrial companies rarely produce products in one work step. Most of the time, a number of operations is required to complete a product. These operations can be summarised in a work plan, and processed successively in a production order. Materials can be removed and posted to the operation for each individual operation. Equally, working times of employees can be reported for the operation.

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What to do with the plastic waste if China no longer wants it?

Around 87 % of all plastic waste from the EU was exported to China until the beginning of 2018. Read and learn more!

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The waste management industry appreciates cleanliness. Clean contracts form the basis of this.

Contracts are a sensitive issue not only in waste management. As important as clean contract design is, it often also entails uncertainty. In many cases, the process is cooperative up to this point, and suddenly the parties in question stumble upon a limited view of only their own aspects. Common interests must be reconciled to put things back on the right track.

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Show me the money 4.0 – digitisation in marketing and sales

While digitisation and networking for the application in production and logistics have already found their way into the minds of decision-makers, marketing and sales still skilfully manage to avoid digitisation and hence (yet again) measurability.

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Business Intelligence by and for SAP – what was, what is and what is yet to come

It has become incredibly easy to integrate relevant business information from SAP into a BI tool with just a few simple steps. Read on to learn more!

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Microsoft BI strategies in companies using SAP

I have been working on the implementation of business intelligence solutions for companies using SAP for over 10 years. Especially last year, these companies showed a massive interest for comprehensive Microsoft Business Intelligence solutions.

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Integration of prepress into the ERP process

In an industry in which customer requirements change constantly and more and more quickly, it is extremely important to embed the essential sections of the value-added chain transparently and fully integrated into the enterprise resource planning process.

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Why does the waste management industry need special container management?

“Yes, we have containers in the company. Sure, we also need something to manage them.”

This assessment is the easy part of the exercise. A Google search on the topic quickly shows that there is a wealth of information and systems. What is actually difficult is answering the following question for yourself and your company: Is this container management suitable for my waste management company?

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