Map Your Digital Industrial Transformation

What Does Digital Transformation Mean for Food & Beverage / Consumer Packaged Goods?

  • GE Digital icon for Food & Beverage, CPG industry

    Connecting and Visualizing Your Hybrid Manufacturing Operations

    Your teams typically don’t work at desks; they work daily on plant floors and at individual pieces of equipment. By establishing real-time visibility into equipment health, Predix, the platform for the Industrial Internet, empowers your operators to quickly identify problems and decrease equipment downtime.

  • Big Data icon

    Gaining Operational Insights through Data-Driven Manufacturing

    By integrating and analyzing the data being generated, improvements can be made across plants including on batch variation, ingredient consumption, cost of quality, waste, and management of abnormal situations. Optimized operations also alleviates knowledge gaps between experienced and new operators.

  • People Developers icon

    Embracing the Manufacturing Ecosystem

    Whether you’re manufacturing food and beverage products, consumer packaged goods, pulp and paper, or specialty chemicals, our partner ecosystem is innovating on Predix to serve all aspects of manufacturing. Together, we’re building a powerful network of companies committed to advancing the hybrid manufacturing industry.

The Framework for Digital Transformation

Design

Produce

Distribute

1 / 3

Digitize Your Assets

Leverage digital twin capabilities to not only simulate how to process and package a product, but also how consumers interact with your products.

Learn more about digital twin technology >

Adjust to Environments

Leverage industrial microservices, powered by Predix, to integrate data and track the location of people, materials, and equipment at all times. Heat, humidity, and air quality are also tracked to make sure operations are within appropriate ranges.

See how capabilities within Predix satisfy mandatory requirements>

Optimize Operations

Manufacturability should be at the forefront of your packaging design. Refine designs for a variety of scenarios driven by historical operations, demand history, and market intelligence.

Learn about our solutions >

New Business Models

Plant and supplier constraints are identified and corrected prior to production, reducing waste costs and improving profitability.

See how embracing new business models can transform your business. >
2 / 3

Digitize Your Assets

Digital twins of equipment from blenders and ovens to case packers and robotic loaders are made intelligent and aware with built-in routing, predictive maintenance, and QA capabilities.

Learn more about digital twin technology >

Adjust to Environments

By leveraging industrial microservices, powered by Predix, to integrate data, the location of people, materials, and equipment are tracked at all times and monitored compared to expected locations. Heat, humidity, and air quality are also tracked to make sure operations are within appropriate ranges.

Learn more about Predix >

Optimize Manufacturing Operations

Raw materials arrive from suppliers and are autonomously delivered to the batch/blending process before final production, which includes packaging and preparation for distribution. Each step of production is streamlined and optimized through Brilliant Manufacturing capabilities for a comprehensive view of operations.

See the build process in action >

New Business Models

By using analytics, people, material, and part inventories can be reduced, freeing up capital expenses. Bottlenecks and unplanned downtime can also be reduced providing savings in overtime labor costs and redundant machine costs. Your organization can sense demand, communicate transparently with the supply chain, and simulate and optimize production.

See how our ecosystem is enabling manufacturers to innovate business models >
3 / 3

Digitize Your Assets

By leveraging industrial microservices, powered by Predix, final products are instrumented with smart packaging technology for tracking and traceability, by your operations as well as the end consumer.

Learn more about the power of Predix >

Adjust to Environments

Digital twin technology enables manufacturers to monitor and optimize a facility’s physical environment, guaranteeing final products are distributed complete and on-time.

Learn more about digital twin technology >

Optimize Operations

By improving production efficiencies, quality control checks, and smart packaging, hybrid manufacturers can deliver ongoing value to the end consumer.

See how our Brilliant Manufacturing solutions can help >

New Business Models

Analyzing consumer satisfaction data and feedback to identify new revenue opportunities (Direct-to-Consumer, e-Commerce, subscription services, etc.) can provide hybrid manufacturers with a competitive edge.

Anticipate and implement new business models >

Manufacturing Customers on Their Digital Journey

  • Cascades Tissue Group experiences process improvements through better data visibility and analysis.
    VISUALIZE

    Cascades Tissue Group experiences process improvements through better data visibility and analysis.

    Learn more >
  • Spomlek Dairy Cooperative reduces operating costs associated with packaging and confection department by 10%.
    OPTIMIZE

    Spomlek Dairy Cooperative reduces operating costs associated with packaging and confection department by 10%.

    Learn more >
  • Major food and beverage manufacturer unlocks new business value by maximizing the value of its data through connectivity.
    INNOVATE

    Major food and beverage manufacturer unlocks new business value by maximizing the value of its data through connectivity.

    Learn more >