Electronic Lab Notebook: How Devex PLM Can Do It Better

Posted by Hollie Farrahi on Jul 10, 2018

Building transparency into lab activities and creating stronger connections between the development of experimental data choices and final product outcomes can be tough. Product lab trials are fiercely protected-—and frequently isolated from the rest of the product lifecycle.

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Topics: Food & Beverage, regulatory compliance, Product Formulation & Recipe Management, Cosmetics & Personal Care, Product Data Management, Specialty Chemicals

Facilitating Domestic and International Product Registration with PLM Software

Posted by Daniele Camanni on Mar 2, 2018

Daniele Camanni is Selerant's Director of Professional Services, North America 

Registering new or updated products through the EPA, state agencies and international regulatory bodies create multi-year, overlapping projects—all of which require ample amounts of documentation.

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Topics: Product Lifecycle Management, Food & Beverage, Specification Management, regulatory compliance, Product Formulation & Recipe Management, Blog

5 Steps to Clearer PLM Vision

Posted by Selerant on Feb 26, 2014

Editor’s Note: This post was originally published in February 2014 and has been completely revamped and updated for accuracy and comprehensiveness.

Creating a vision for product lifecycle management is no easy task—especially if the goal is to produce a vision that will be clear and effective enough to gain buy-in from business leaders and product development teams alike. 

For those who have accepted the challenge of producing a clear PLM vision as part of a mission-critical initiative, there are five areas of clarity that can drive focus toward the tactics with the highest potential impact. Rather than oversimplifying the product development process with flow charts or lose the thread in nitty-gritty details, it is most effective to focus the PLM vision on the one component that can make or break the entire endeavor – people.

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Topics: PLM, Food & Beverage, Product Portfolio Management, Specification Management, Supplier Relationship Management, regulatory compliance, Product Formulation & Recipe Management, Cosmetics & Personal Care, Product Data Management, Specialty Chemicals, Blog