Welcome to the world of modern Shop Floor Management

Manage data, create transparency, organize collaboration and optimize processes – all on one central platform.

As dynamic as your needs

Visual Shop Floor offers a variety of functions to digitize Shop Floor Management step by step. Visual Shop Floor is characterized by the consistent configurability and adaptability according to the modern low-code approach. It enables companies to take the next step in the digitization of manufacturing and logistics processes with an agile and pragmatic approach.

Fast, flexible and efficient.

The main
advantages at a glance

Comprehensive Shop Floor Management in a specific solution

Visual Shop Floor maps all aspects of digital Shop Floor Management in a fully integrated solution. Whether data processing, visualization or PDCA-Cycle: Visual Shop Floor offers the right solution for every requirement without having to purchase additional systems. The software platform was developed in close cooperation with partners from industry and is based directly on practice. Lots of specific features allow a simple and intuitive way of working that feels good. With Visual Shop Floor it is easy to achieve Shop Floor Management goals. Regardless of whether production efficiency is to be increased, quality specifications achieved or the use of resources optimized: the potential of digitization inspires the optimization of processes.

Automated data processing for a constantly up-to-date and reliable basis for decisions

Up to now, Shop Floor Management has been based on manual data collection and processing as well as on notices and meetings based on paper. This causes considerable effort in data preparation and updating. 

 

Media breaks limit the effectiveness. Visual Shop Floor automates the process of data preparation and makes available reliable key figures in a simple and intuitive form. This saves valuable time and employees can concentrate on the essential activities. In addition, key figures and visualizations are available in real time and enable prompt intervention in the event of deviations and disruptions as well as targeted action.

Autonomous and independent administration – easy adaptability

As a web-based, intuitive solution, Visual Shop Floor can be independently and autonomously adapted to the individual requirements of companies and gradually expanded. And this without any programming according to the modern low-code approach. Simple, self-explanatory configuration dialogs replace the time-consuming coordination with programmers. There are no costs for adjustments and extensions. This enables an agile and pragmatic way of working and the development of a tailor-made system that perfectly supports the existing processes.

High return on investment in short time

As a comprehensive solution, Visual Shop Floor can be put into operation in a short time and with few prerequisites. The first results are already visible after a few hours. Data integration according to common enterprise standards, cross-system data processing and core functions of Shop Floor Management such as visualization, regular meetings and action management can be implemented in a short time. The first savings can be seen immediately. Thanks to the modular structure of Visual Shop Floor, companies can start where the shoe pinches and digitize Shop Floor Management step by step.

Enterprise ready

Visual Shop Floor is designed for use in medium and large companies. With numerous enterprise features such as multi-site capability, multilingualism, a flexible role and authorization concept and last but not least with a scalable software architecture, all the prerequisites for a smooth and reliable operation are met.

Use on the appropriate devices via a modern and intuitive web interface

Simple and intuitive usage is a key feature of Visual Shop Floor. The software is used via a web interface and is accessible via modern browsers such as Chrome, Edge or Safari. Thanks to the responsive web design approach, the right end device can be used in each case: from the large touch screen in the meeting corner to the PC in the office to the tablet on the go. Shop Floor Management is no longer tied to one location and can be used at any time.

Comprehensive Shop Floor Management in a specific solution

Visual Shop Floor maps all aspects of digital Shop Floor Management in a fully integrated solution. Whether data processing, visualization or PDCA-Cycle: Visual Shop Floor offers the right solution for every requirement without having to purchase additional systems. The software platform was developed in close cooperation with partners from industry and is based directly on practice. Lots of specific features allow a simple and intuitive way of working that feels good. With Visual Shop Floor it is easy to achieve Shop Floor Management goals. Regardless of whether production efficiency is to be increased, quality specifications achieved or the use of resources optimized: the potential of digitization inspires the optimization of processes.

Automated data processing for a constantly up-to-date and reliable basis for decisions

Up to now, Shop Floor Management has been based on manual data collection and processing as well as on notices and meetings based on paper. This causes considerable effort in data preparation and updating. 

 

Media breaks limit the effectiveness. Visual Shop Floor automates the process of data preparation and makes available reliable key figures in a simple and intuitive form. This saves valuable time and employees can concentrate on the essential activities. In addition, key figures and visualizations are available in real time and enable prompt intervention in the event of deviations and disruptions as well as targeted action.

Autonomous and independent administration – easy adaptability

As a web-based, intuitive solution, Visual Shop Floor can be independently and autonomously adapted to the individual requirements of companies and gradually expanded. And this without any programming according to the modern low-code approach. Simple, self-explanatory configuration dialogs replace the time-consuming coordination with programmers. There are no costs for adjustments and extensions. This enables an agile and pragmatic way of working and the development of a tailor-made system that perfectly supports the existing processes.

High return on investment in short time

As a comprehensive solution, Visual Shop Floor can be put into operation in a short time and with few prerequisites. The first results are already visible after a few hours. Data integration according to common enterprise standards, cross-system data processing and core functions of Shop Floor Management such as visualization, regular meetings and action management can be implemented in a short time. The first savings can be seen immediately. Thanks to the modular structure of Visual Shop Floor, companies can start where the shoe pinches and digitize Shop Floor Management step by step.

Enterprise ready

Visual Shop Floor is designed for use in medium and large companies. With numerous enterprise features such as multi-site capability, multilingualism, a flexible role and authorization concept and last but not least with a scalable software architecture, all the prerequisites for a smooth and reliable operation are met.

Use on the appropriate devices via a modern and intuitive web interface

Simple and intuitive usage is a key feature of Visual Shop Floor. The software is used via a web interface and is accessible via modern browsers such as Chrome, Edge or Safari. Thanks to the responsive web design approach, the right end device can be used in each case: from the large touch screen in the meeting corner to the PC in the office to the tablet on the go. Shop Floor Management is no longer tied to one location and can be used at any time.

Comprehensive Shop Floor Management in a specific solution

Visual Shop Floor maps all aspects of digital Shop Floor Management in a fully integrated solution. Whether data processing, visualization or PDCA-Cycle: Visual Shop Floor offers the right solution for every requirement without having to purchase additional systems. The software platform was developed in close cooperation with partners from industry and is based directly on practice. Lots of specific features allow a simple and intuitive way of working that feels good. With Visual Shop Floor it is easy to achieve Shop Floor Management goals. Regardless of whether production efficiency is to be increased, quality specifications achieved or the use of resources optimized: the potential of digitization inspires the optimization of processes.

Automated data processing for a constantly up-to-date and reliable basis for decisions

Up to now, Shop Floor Management has been based on manual data collection and processing as well as on notices and meetings based on paper. This causes considerable effort in data preparation and updating.

Media breaks limit the effectiveness. Visual Shop Floor automates the process of data preparation and makes available reliable key figures in a simple and intuitive form. This saves valuable time and employees can concentrate on the essential activities. In addition, key figures and visualizations are available in real time and enable prompt intervention in the event of deviations and disruptions as well as targeted action.

Autonomous and independent administration - easy adaptability

As a web-based, intuitive solution, Visual Shop Floor can be independently and autonomously adapted to the individual requirements of companies and gradually expanded. And this without any programming according to the modern low-code approach. Simple, self-explanatory configuration dialogs replace the time-consuming coordination with programmers. There are no costs for adjustments and extensions. This enables an agile and pragmatic way of working and the development of a tailor-made system that perfectly supports the existing processes.

High return on investment in short time

As a comprehensive solution, Visual Shop Floor can be put into operation in a short time and with few prerequisites. The first results are already visible after a few hours. Data integration according to common enterprise standards, cross-system data processing and core functions of Shop Floor Management such as visualization, regular meetings and action management can be implemented in a short time. The first savings can be seen immediately. Thanks to the modular structure of Visual Shop Floor, companies can start where the shoe pinches and digitize Shop Floor Management step by step.

Enterprise ready

Visual Shop Floor is designed for use in medium and large companies. With numerous enterprise features such as multi-site capability, multilingualism, a flexible role and authorization concept and last but not least with a scalable software architecture, all the prerequisites for a smooth and reliable operation are met.

Use on the appropriate devices via a modern and intuitive web interface

Simple and intuitive usage is a key feature of Visual Shop Floor. The software is used via a web interface and is accessible via modern browsers such as Chrome, Edge or Safari. Thanks to the responsive web design approach, the right end device can be used in each case: from the large touch screen in the meeting corner to the PC in the office to the tablet on the go. Shop Floor Management is no longer tied to one location and can be used at any time.

Step by step to more transparency, efficient collaboration and optimized processes

The modular software Visual Shop Floor opens up the potential of digitization for Shop Floor Management. With numerous functions and possible use cases, the efficiency in the management, production and logistics processes can be further increased.

Visual Shop Floor stands out by the fact that all aspects of digital Shop Floor Management are available in a fully integrated system. The system can be continuously adapted to the specific requirements of a company. And that autonomously and independently. For this purpose, Visual Shop Floor offers specific functions in the four application areas of managing data, creating transparency, organizing collaboration and optimizing processes.  

Level 01:
Manage data

Visual Shop Floor integrates into the existing system landscape of a company via numerous connectors and uses existing data sources in the production and logistics environment. The data is transformed into valuable information through intelligent linking and aggregation. This creates the basis for software-supported process optimization.

WHAT VISUAL SHOP FLOOR OFFERS

Connection to third-party systems

Existing systems such as ERP, MES or WMS and also solutions based on Excel are integrated via numerous connectors. Data is processed across systems and transformed into KPIs..

Manual data collection

Reports from employees regarding the ongoing processes are collected and continuously evaluated via simple and intuitive user interfaces.

Ebene 02:
Transparenz schaffen

Based on the data from Level 01, the data is continuously evaluated and condensed into reliable key figures.

With a simple and intuitive visualization of meaningful, easily to understand key figures, deviations and faults can be identified and rectified at an early stage. The overall efficiency increases and KPIs improve sustainably.

WHAT VISUAL SHOP FLOOR OFFERS

Role-specific Dashboards

Role-specific dashboards make it possible to provide employees with the key figures relevant to them, depending on their role and function. This gives employees a constantly up-to-date and reliable basis for decision-making. The need for coordination with colleagues is reduced and the activities are focused on the relevant events in the processes at an early stage.

Digital Hall Mirror

A digital hall mirror shows the operative area of ​​a company true to scale and the production and logistics resources are monitored in real time. This results in a simple and intuitive view of resources and processes. Deviations and malfunctions are detected early and action can be taken in a targeted manner.

Info Boards

Via Info Boards, the relevant information is made available directly in the operational area. Whether interactive Meeting Board or passive Andon Board in the production line or in the warehouse: The employees are supported in their activities by continuously updated information.

Level 03:
Organize collaboration

The visualizations of continuously updated key figures and information from Level 02 form the ideal basis for efficient and targeted collaboration between employees. KPIs create a reliable basis for discussion, deviations and disruptions in the processes are identified and corrected using structured and systematic methods.

WHAT VISUAL SHOP FLOOR OFFERS

Shop Floor Meetings

Meetings are guided via a predefined agenda and supported with up-to-date information. This forms the ideal basis for discussion for meetings on the different levels of the Shop Floor Cascade. Whether Shift Handover, ten o’clock Meeting or Management Meeting: Visual Shop Floor continuously provides the right key figures and shows where there is a need for action. In this way, meetings are carried out and followed up in a targeted and efficient manner. The time-consuming preparation of key figures and the creation of meeting minutes are no longer necessary, which increases efficiency.

Action Management

Measures are recorded in a structured manner and their implementation is monitored. The structured implementation of the tasks is organized by defining responsibility, priority and due date. An easy-to-use Kanban board keeps track and provides the team with an overall view.

Level 04:
Process Optimization

Visual Shop Floor supports the optimization and control of operational activities in production and logistics. But not only. Visual Shop Floor also supports systematic process optimization through the software-supported application of established methods in the areas of root cause analysis and problem-solving procedures. Potential for improvement is thus identified, described in a structured manner and used sustainably.

WHAT VISUAL SHOP FLOOR OFFERS

Plan-Do-Check-Act processes

The systematic implementation of PDCA processes enables a simple and sustainable application of this established method for problem solving and improvement. The people involved have a constant overview of the current progress and the next steps to take. Coordination efforts are minimized; efficient and targeted implementation is guaranteed.

Layered Process Audits

Process audits have proven to be an effective method for the preventive detection and elimination of deviations and disruptions in production and logistics processes. Visual Shop Floor enables the systematic and structured implementation of process audits. The preventive intervention and elimination of deviations and malfunctions is facilitated. If deviations are detected, follow-up measures are automatically initiated and promptly handled. Quality assurance on processes level and reliable process monitoring are guaranteed.

Agile and pragmatic
Shop Floor Management
through a fully integrated
solution

Visual Shop Floor provides all aspects of digital Shop Floor Management in a fully integrated system. From data acquisition and data processing to the use of specific functions in the areas of visualization, organization of Shop Floor Meetings, action management and process optimization: All functions are provided in an intuitive and easy to use way and can be independently adapted to the individual requirements of a company. As a low-code solution, Visual Shop Floor enables companies to implement and develop individual use cases with little effort and at low cost. Regardless of where the focus is and what phase of digitization a company is in: With Visual Shop Floor, companies are taking the next step in digitization and finding the right individual path thanks to the easy adaptability.

From a technical
point of view

Data collection: 

Visual Shop Floor supports numerous standards in order to quickly and easily integrate common systems in the production and logistics environment - from the plant automation to the ERP system.

Prepare data: 

In order to transform data into information, after filtering, conversion and formatting they are stored in logical data structures and condensed into specific key figures.

Shop Floor Management:

The specific functions in the application areas of Transparency, organizing collaboration and optimizing processes are used as required by the company and its goals.

Data collection:

Visual Shop Floor unterstützt zahlreiche Standards, um schnell gängige Systeme des Produktionsumfeldes einfach und in kurzer Zeit einzubinden – von der Anlagensteuerung bis zum ERP-System.

Prepare data:

In order to transform data into information, after filtering, conversion and formatting they are stored in logical data structures and condensed into specific key figures.

Shop Floor Management:

The specific functions in the application areas of Transparency, organizing collaboration and optimizing processes are used as required by the company and its goals.

15 Gründe, die überzeugen!

Wer kennt es nicht. Man steckt im Chaos von erfassten Daten, ist immer einen Schritt zurück und erkennt Probleme erst nachdem sie schon lange die Überhand gewonnen haben. 

Mit Visual Shop Floor gelingt es Ihnen immer zwei Schritte voraus zu sein, Zeit einzusparen und die Effizienz wird garantiert gesteigert. 

01_kurzfristiger-return-on-investmentsvg

Short-term return on investment

due to low investment and quick setup

02_Produktivitätssteigerung

Increase in productivity

through simple monitoring and control of production and logistics processes

03_Optimierungspotenziale

Optimization potential

is discovered immediately and quickly usable

04_Effizienzsteigerung

Efficiency increase

through structured recording and implementation of measures

05_Steigerung-OEE

Increase in OEE

are automatically prepared with up to date key figures

06_Keine-Zeitverschwendung

Time savings

through the elimination and avoidance of complex data preparation, communication via telephone and email, preparation for meetings

07_Transparenz

Transparency

across all processes in real time allows targeted action and rapid intervention

08_Klare-Verantwortlichkeit

Clear responsibilities

through task tracking with priorities, responsibilities and due dates

09_EinfacherEinstieg

Simple start

thanks to quick setup and flexible expansion

10_Eigenstädnige-Anpassung

Independent adjustments

and further development of the entire system without programming or external help

11_Rollenspezifische-Sichten

Role-specific views

give everyone the information they really need

12_Standorte

Multiple locations

can be easily integrated and monitored thanks to web-based software

13_Qualitätsabweichungen

Quality
deviations

are recognized immediately and rectified before any follow-up costs arise

14_Vorausschauende-Wartung

Predictive maintenance

is supported by process monitoring and notification

15_Besprechung

Meetings

are automatically prepared with up to date key figures