Roima Academy: Intralogistics BoF

ROIMA ACADEMY First ever Roima Academy BoF meeting gathered intralogistics professionals together Roima Academy BoF (Birds of Feather) is a new forum that gathers together colleagues from different companies to discuss common interests. The central idea of the Roima Academy BoF meetings is to offer the professionals of the same field the opportunity to get…

Product management skills are not taught in classrooms

Founded by Campus Club Kampusklubi, the Product Management Competence Club at the Tampere University of Technology aims to bring together companies, students, researchers and other professionals in the field to increase the profitability of Finnish businesses through more competent product management. Last May, the Competence Club gathered at TUT under the theme “Measuring Smart Future”.…

Receiving Affects the Entire Chain

Roima’s Theses on How to Improve Intralogistics, Part II Receiving is one of the most important phases in the intralogistics supply chain; a mistake in receiving affects the entire chain and can, at its worst, multiply the costs. For example, an inaccurate stock balance entry in receiving distorts the real stock situation and is immediately…

Last Mile of Digital Transformation?

Manufacturers all around the world investigate how to enhance or disrupt their business models. Further, they develop new ways to connect and acquire customers. These themes have got a lot of attention in business media and forums. One important, and extremely essential theme, has got less attention so far. It’s manufacturing operations and actual value…

Enthusiastic response for the new Lean System version

The new Lean System PT8w was released at Roima’s Client Appreciation Day organised at Hämeenkylä Manor in Vantaa, Southern Finland, on 26 October 2016. Once again, the event attracted an impressive number of Roima’s clients, as all tickets were sold out. Each of the 110 seats reserved for the event was filled. The day started…

Roima’s Theses on how to improve Intralogistics, Part I

Thesis #1: Cost-effective warehousing forms the foundation for success Business environment is developing faster than ever. Rapid changes pose new challenges on intralogistics as well – we must be able to react more quickly than before. The increasing significance and volume of online business and the growing number of small deliveries impose great pressure on…

Machine Vision in the Rising

Articles on machine vision in the Automaatioväylä 05/2016 magazine give a very positive image of the vision industry as a source of growth within the field of Finnish industrial automation. The articles mention a multitude of application areas with the help of university lecturer and chairman of the machine vision group of Finnish Society of…

Roima grows its Quintiq know-how

Yet another certified Quintiq Technical Consultant  Roima MES business unit’s expertise is constantly kept up to date and a recent proof of this is the certification of the latest addition to the team, Quintiq Technical Consultant Jussi Saarijoki. Quintiq certification system comprises of the project roles each divided in five different levels. Each level comprehends…