Software Solutions for Manufacturers

EASE helps manufacturers around the world implement good manufacturing practices (GMP) and perform better overall while ensuring compliance with layered process audits (LPAs), 5S, safety and more, handling mitigation, and providing comprehensive reporting.

Layered Process Audits in Manufacturing

Increasing numbers of manufacturers are adopting LPAs to reduce process errors and defects, as well as to meet customer requirements. On a basic level, LPAs consist of several elements:

  • Short, high-frequency checks taking place every day
  • Analyzing process inputs rather than inspecting finished products
  • Cross-functional participation at all levels of the organization

Checking off each item alone isn’t enough to drive true value. Instead, you need to make sure you’re asking the right questions—and that the right people are involved.

Hold the gains in quality improvements

  • Close the Loop
    Quality and compliance improve dramatically when high-frequency audits go mobile, allowing for real-time reporting for you and your boss.
  • Ensure Process Standardization
    Prevent pencil-whipping with randomized questions, rotating auditors, and timed audits, without all the hassle of managing and chasing paper.
  • Cut Defects and Costs
    Real-time audit data lets you act on process errors ASAP, before they cause defects and customer compliance issues.
  • Achieve ROI faster
    Cloud-based mobile platform means you’re up and running in a few days, not a few months, so you can focus on the tasks at hand rather than double-entering data into a spreadsheet.
LPAs 101 Layered Process Audit eBook

LPAs 101 eBook
Getting started with layered process audits. We break down implementing an LPA program into 3 simple steps.

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Layered Process Audit Secrets and Tips and Tricks

Layered Process Audit Secrets
Explore how you can change from a detect-and-correct mindset to a proactive quality culture with these insider LPA secrets.

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EASE is designed to provide tremendous value the day you turn it on

  • Accessible From Anywhere
    Web-based, zero-deployment design means painless implementation, with no installation or support headaches.
  • Handle All Types of Assessments
    Don't silo your LPA, 5S, Safety, and similar data in different systems. Handles all of these and more through EASE.
  • Responsive, Intuitive User Interface
    With shared question pools and libraries, powerful scheduling, and easy reporting, EASE virtually eliminates administrative overhead.
  • Near-Zero Administration
    Get up and running in days, not months, thanks to our cloud-based solution. Easily assign audits around time off, holidays and planned downtime, all in under 10 minutes.
  • Actionable Intelligence
    Configurable real-time dashboards with drill-down charts, and automated notifications and alerts allows you to focus on really moving the needle.
  • Closed-loop corrective action
    Record mitigations during the audit, then launch shop floor corrective actions and shorten time to closure.