What is Thrive?

Thrive is your operations software solution. It tracks, monitors and reports on everything you care about in your manufacturing organization — for smart decision making.

Thrive is intuitive, modern, and customizable to the process that works for your manufacturing needs – all for less money.

Companies big and small we partner with

Harness the do-it-yourself power of Thrive.

Gone are the days that you need to learn and relearn your manufacturing software tool. You’ll learn Thrive quickly, the first time.

  • Central hub for all data
  • Web-based and mobile-friendly
  • Real-time dashboard
  • Built-in reporting tool
  • Sharable reports and action items
  • Built-in escalation tool with oversight to workflow
  • Action-item notifications
  • ERP and machine integration

Thrive Key Built-In Modules


Thrive’s maintenance module will keep your maintenance team on the same page, your maintenance schedules routine, and your equipment rumbling the good rumble and performing better than ever.

  • A full CMMS (computerized maintenance management system) built in, at no extra cost
  • Workflow tracking for work requests and preventive maintenance to improve efficiency and reduce repair costs
  • Equipment asset tracking and part tracking to reduce equipment downtime and ensure productivity
  • Operator notifications for tooling checks and replacements for improved performance and reduced downtime
  • Mobile-capable platform, so team members can track, monitor and report in real-time, on-site
  • Equipment history tracked by area, operator and job for easy analysis and reporting
  • Improvements and issues reporting
  • Regimented maintenance schedule that you can analyze costs and benefits against for increased ROI on equipment and resale value


With Thrive, you’ll be able to identify, track and fix safety issues; store safety documentation and safe operating procedures — all in one place, accessible to your whole team, department and organization — and quantify any of your investments in safety improvements.

  • Ensure safety concerns are seen to with accident investigation workflow tracking and automatic OSHA form 300 generation
  • Provide easy access and organization to all safety documentation, including safety data sheets (SDS), safe operating procedures (SOP), accident investigations, and training and audits
  • Track workflow of safety-related projects, including employee feedback, assigning work and closing the loop, and reporting on improvements, issues and history
  • Collaborate between employees and managers to identify workplace safety issues and generate strategies to reduce or eliminate the issues
  • Quantify safety investments with reports and insights on reduced worker compensation, reduced health insurance claims and reduced worker downtime

Continuous Improvement

Thrive’s continuous improvement module allows you to eliminate waste from your manufacturing organization. With a nod to lean manufacturing philosophy, Thrive gives you the tools to identify and act on improvement opportunities, track production, set and share visual goals, track event management and more — to improve efficiency, teamwork, capacity and productivity.

  • Track continuous improvement projects, with tools like events and event follow-up, time studies, cycle time analysis, close loop tracking and reporting
  • Generate and share between team members goal boards, for real-time data management and to set expectations for your whole team
  • Use dashboard summaries for management, which can provide text or email alerts when production operation is inefficient, as well as link to your ERP
  • Communicate with cross-functional requests, dual visibility between team members
  • Keep employee documentation, one-on-one meetings and shop floor metrics in one place, for anyone with permissions to access


Quality issues, customer complaints, production issues — oh my! Thrive quality module is your yellow brick road away from quality issues by tracking product quality, gauging equipment calibration and managing production efficiently.

  • Track workflow within your team by gauge R&R, non-conformance oversight, defect tracking, calibrations, capability studies to improve process control
  • Input real-time, point-of-use documentation of quality checks (with images), first part inspections and part evaluations
  • Store training and audits history by area, operator and job
  • Assign quality inspections, investigations and improvements and track and report outcomes for improved customer satisfaction
  • Reduce warranty claims, waste and rework with oversight of all quality processes


Thrive transforms data from hard numbers to insightful, actionable information. The reporting module will allow you to easily create graphs, charts and other visual reports from your data.

  • Hundreds of standard charts built into the software to save you time and to make anyone in your company an expert at building reports
  • Easy-to-use chart wizard to create custom reports
  • Sharable reports between your team dashboards and others in your organization
  • Deeper insights into data with the chart drill-down feature, in which you can click on specific areas of reports to discover how you can realize better efficiency or more profit
  • Export options to share reports with suppliers or outside contacts

Think of Thrive as your tool and Lean Technologies as your partner.