Month: July 2020

Merck KGaA uses BINOCS to increase their QC performance

Merck KGaA uses BINOCS to increase their QC performance

In 2018, Merck KGaA started to use Binocs in one of their QC labs in Switzerland. Thanks to good collaboration between the teams, it only took four months to have the first lab sections up and running. Based on this first good experience further roll-out to other QC labs has been implemented or envisaged. What […]

The power of backward and forward-looking KPIs in BINOCS

The power of backward and forward-looking KPIs in BINOCS

Though defined differently depending on the organization, KPIs (Key Performance Indicators) are the metrics that we track to boost performance and ensure future success. A lot, if not all, of the KPIs, however, only look at what happened in the past (backward-looking). While learning from the past is valuable, too often, they proof to be […]

The lean lab goes digital: 6 ways Binocs increases QC laboratory efficiency

The lean lab goes digital: 6 ways Binocs increases QC laboratory efficiency

Scheduling and capacity planning in QC laboratories are challenging and complex. That growing complexity is, more and more, a hurdle that keeps organizations from fully optimizing their lab operations. Binocs, instead, embraces that complexity and optimizes QC laboratory efficiency in 6 ways: One integrated planning Lab scheduling still heavily relies on the supervisor’s knowledge and […]