CGS to Speak at SPESA Advancements in Manufacturing Technology Conference

CGS presenting session on real-time visibility for sewn products manufacturers

New York, NY, and San Antonio, TX – November 1, 2016 – CGS, a global provider of business applications, enterprise learning and outsourcing services, today announced that Jim Hoerig, Vice President, Manufacturing Solutions, will be speaking at the SPESA Advancements in Manufacturing Technologies conference taking place on November 2-3, in San Antonio.

SPESA’s educational conference is focused on manufacturing technology advancements will highlight insight from industry experts on improving quality and manufacturing efficiency while reducing production lead time. SPESA is the largest trade association in the Americas solely devoted to the advancement of suppliers of sewn product machinery, ancillary equipment, parts, services and technology for the sewn products industry.

At the event, CGS’s Jim Hoerig will present a session entitled, “Real-time Visibility: The Key to Improved Manufacturing Operations,” where he will share best practices for strategically improving manufacturing operations with real-time visibility and control. Hoerig will examine the benefits manufacturers can gain from real-time visibility, such as increased speed-to-market, reduction of overall production costs and improved efficiency and quality.

“As a leading voice in the sewn products manufacturing marketplace, it’s an honor to be speaking at the SPESA event,” said Hoerig. “CGS has over 30 years of experience in the manufacturing industry, and offers tremendous expertise for participants seeking the latest technology to optimize production.”

CGS’s BlueCherry® Shop Floor Control provides powerful tools that automate the collection and reporting of production, enabling real-time shop floor visibility and control, improving factory operations and productivity while reducing costs. Since its first real-time installation in 1984, over 150,000 terminals of BlueCherry Shop Floor Control (formerly Leadtec) have been installed, enabling apparel companies to achieve a return on investment (ROI) in just 6-12 months.