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Monthly Archives: February 2012

Unhappy customers are bad for business

02/27/2012

Optimizing (the better term is ‘Right-Sizing’) your inventory can make the difference between happy customers and frustrated customers.  more →

Silos and the silo effect

02/16/2012

The phrase “silo effect” has become popular in business and especially in manufacturing. It commonly refers to a lack of open communication and common goals between departments in an organization.  more →

From one extreme to the other

02/06/2012

There are many misconceptions about lean in high mix manufacturing facilities. Based on my experience, people tend to have one of two (polar opposite) misconceptions. more →