US-based Siemens PLM Software has signed a strategic agreement to digitalise Heilongjiang Feihe Dairy’s business.

Siemens has agreed to work on Feihe Dairy’s research and development, production execution, simulation and testing, as well as quality monitoring and supply chain management.

Feihe Dairy Group CIO Feng Hailong said: “Siemens PLM Software is a trusted leader in the field of digital manufacturing. In fact, our Kedong factory started cooperating with Siemens PLM Software last year in the deployment of a manufacturing execution system.

“Siemens PLM Software has a forward-looking strategy and global experience that best supports our goals and vision, as well as those of the entire Chinese dairy industry. We trust Siemens PLM Software to help us overcome the challenges in the journey to digital transformation.”

“Siemens PLM Software is committed to help not only Feihe Dairy but the whole Chinese dairy industry to upgrade and transform.”

Established in 1962, Feihe Dairy is engaged in the production of milk powder formula more suitable for Chinese consumers, especially for babies and infants.

Through digitalisation, the company intends to achieve operational efficiency and transparency in the complete production line.

Siemens PLM Software Greater China senior vice-president and managing director Leo Liang said: “We are honoured to be selected by and work with Feihe Dairy in their digital transformation.

“Feihe Dairy is a leading brand in the industry and the nation, and the dairy industry is a key aspect of people’s wellness. Siemens PLM Software is committed to help not only Feihe Dairy but the whole Chinese dairy industry to upgrade and transform.”

Siemens PLM Software is a business unit of the Siemens Digital Factory Division and offers software solutions to a wide range of industries.