September 22, 2020

Critical Manufacturing partners with FrontWell Solutions to bring Industry 4.0-ready MES to high-tech and pharma customers

September 22nd, Porto, Portugal and BAD VIBEL, Germany – Critical Manufacturing is pleased to announce a global services partnership with FrontWell Solutions, a leader in consulting and project delivery for complex manufacturing industries, headquartered in Germany.

Under the partner agreement, FrontWell Solutions will build capability to consult and implement Critical Manufacturing’s modern Manufacturing Execution System (MES) to customers in the highly regulated, compliance-driven industries, including medical device, pharmaceutical, aerospace & defense, and automotive segments.

“Building on FrontWell’s established practice in Europe, the Critical Manufacturing partnership aligns well with our focus on delivering best-in-class solutions for manufacturers undertaking Complex products in both Regulated and Nonregulated industry verticals.

We are pleased to work cooperatively with Critical Manufacturing to help manufacturers in our selected market segments and our customer community realizes the benefits of Industry 4.0 advances to digitize their operations. The Critical Manufacturing MES offering naturally builds on our base of expertise and product portfolio, which is to define the right strategy for manufacturing IT initiatives and then play a leading role in implementing successful projects. We see the partnership as the right path forward for us and the needs of our customer base.”

Ardavan Heidari Managing Director for FrontWell Solutions

FrontWell Solutions supports its customers from the initial stages of defining their IT strategy, through leading and augmenting their projects. Their expertise includes business process re-engineering, initiation, analysis, design, realization, test, validation, go-live and hyper-care of the entire manufacturing systems landscape. Their focus on the entire project lifecycle, from ideation to completion, is a unique and defining capability for manufacturing IT solutions providers, and complements Critical Manufacturing’s strategy as the hub for manufacturing excellence.

“We are pleased to add FrontWell Solutions to our partner program.

It continues our momentum of selecting only best-in-class partners and solutions providers to consult and implement our Industry 4.0-ready MES. FrontWell Solutions brings both regional expertise as well as global implementation capabilities, which match well with our desire to serve customers on a local basis, and scale for global rollouts.”

Francisco Almada Lobo CEO at Critical Manufacturing

About Critical Manufacturing

Critical Manufacturing provides the most modern, flexible and configurable manufacturing execution system (MES) available. Critical Manufacturing MES helps manufacturers stay ahead of stringent product traceability and compliance requirements; reduce risk with inherent closed-loop quality; integrate seamlessly with enterprise systems and factory automation, and provide deep intelligence and visibility of global production operations.

As a result, our customers are Industry 4.0 ready. They can compete effectively and profitably by easily adapting their operations to changes in demand, opportunity or requirements, anywhere, at any time. For more information, visit

About FrontWell Solutions

FrontWell Solutions is a globally operating consulting and project delivery firm supporting manufacturing digitalization and IT projects, headquartered in the greater Frankfurt am Main area, Germany working with major pharmaceutical, discrete manufacturing and chemical companies and MES vendors.

For more information on FrontWell Solutions, please visit

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