Formed in 2004 to service the traditional world of bookbinding and printing, Bindatex developed expertise in cutting difficult to handle materials and has diversified into the composite sector.
Opportunities to be part of the supply chain for major aerospace programmes for Boeing, Airbus and SpaceX was the driver for Bindatex to resolve the issues it had with limited data visibility and control.
The digital transformation workshop identified a major challenge with its manual and time-consuming system which relied on paper-based data capture and spreadsheet analysis.
Chris explained: “Our manual approach to capturing production data meant our planning wasn’t efficient, and due to our success with growing the business we needed better data to help achieve our planned increases in capacity, sales, delivery times and customer satisfaction. “We knew we had to change, so we turned to Made Smarter for its expertise.”