APS Plastics & Manufacturing Blog

APS FEATURED IN SME'S ADVANCED MANUFACTURING MEDIA

CAD/CAM SOFTWARE BOOSTS EFFICIENCY AT ENERGY PARTS SHOP

We are proud to announce APS Plastics has been featured in SME’s Advanced Manufacturing Media. Read the article here: CAD/CAM Software Boosts Efficiency at Energy Parts Shop.

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CEO, Mush Khan, Guest Speaker at Texas A&M University

Yesterday, our CEO, Mush Khan, had the honor to be the guest speaker at Texas A&M University's student chapter of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE)

Topics: Insider Communication technology manufacturing 4.0 Industry 4.0

How to Create a Supplier Base That Works Hard to Solve Your Problems

Download our guide on “How to Create a Supplier Base That Works Hard to Solve Your Problems” 

Supplier relationship management can be challenging. Rest assured that with the right approach and strategy you can cultivate them into a proactive partner who sees your success as his own.

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CEO, Mush Khan, Panelist Speaker at Business Owners Leadership Dynamics

APS Plastics is proud to announce that our CEO, Mush Khan, will be a panelist speaker for the Business Owners Leadership Dynamics (BOLD) event on Wednesday, November 1st.

Topics: Insider Supplier Communication Communication Evaluating a Supplier Supplier Relationship technology

Worker 4.0

Much has been written about Industry 4.0 and its subset Manufacturing 4.0. But there is not a lot written about the people required to meet this changing landscape of making things. Where are the 4.0 workers? In the last blog, I wrote about The Future of Meaningful Work – how leaders and designers must rethink the way they create the machines and systems in the new industrial world. There is a companion part of this effort: to help create the industrial worker for the new manufacturing revolution: WORKER 4.0.

Topics: Insider Communication technology automation apprenticeship 4.0 manufacturing 4.0 Industry 4.0

Building Talent at APS

Exciting developments are on its way… APS has officially kicked off its work to become a manufacturing 4.0 company.  To do this, we will continuously focus on developing the talent within and add to our technical team. 

Topics: Insider Communication technology apprenticeship 4.0 manufacturing 4.0 Industry 4.0

The Future of Meaningful Work

Over the past few years, most of us have heard a variety of technology trends that will soon displace, or at least disrupt, traditional jobs.  One of the most impactful trends is “automation,” which promises to eliminate many well-paying jobs.  There are numerous examples of automation, including self-driving trucks and robotics in manufacturing.

Topics: Insider Communication technology automation apprenticeship 4.0 manufacturing 4.0 Industry 4.0

Rice Alliance's Energy & Clean Technology Venture Forum was a Success

Last week, APS Plastics’ CEO, Mush Khan, was a panelist speaker at Rice Alliance’s 15th Annual Energy and Clean Technology Venture Forum. The event was a huge success! It provided great networking opportunities for entrepreneurs, researchers, investment professionals, and business executives. 

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CEO, Mush Khan, Panelist Speaker at Rice Alliance's Energy & Clean Technology Venture Forum

APS Plastics is proud to announce that our CEO, Mush Khan, will be a panelist speaker at Rice Alliance’s 15th Annual Energy and Clean Technology Venture Forum on Thursday, September 14, 2017.

Topics: Insider Supplier Communication Communication Evaluating a Supplier Supplier Relationship technology

Houston, I love you.

A piece by our CEO, Mush Khan

Topics: Insider Quality Supplier Communication Communication Setting Expectations Supplier Relationship Best Practices On-time Delivery technology