MES: Back to the Future... new thinking topic

Born in the 1990s, the MES (manufacturing execution system) has gradually been adopted, somewhat like the ERPs that appeared in the previous decade. Put off by the budgets spent on ERPs, which they had not necessarily anticipated, companies have been more demanding when it comes to MESs, and mid-sized companies have lagged behind in adopting them.

MES: Back to the Future... new thinking topic

Today, alongside products from major vendors and builders, agile solutions have been developed, offering a quick return on investment and a vast array of functionalities.