Recently we talked about blockchain in the oil & gas industry, and the next logical question is… What about blockchain in the manufacturing industry? Blockchain is a transparent distributed ledger…
Does your lean manufacturing value stream map include movement of materials between processes? Value stream mapping is one of the most common and powerful tools used in lean manufacturing ….
The Way Things Work Around Here Most manufacturing employees are comfortable in their routines. They are used to what they do and have become as productive as they can with…
]Let’s look in some detail at production scheduling for lean manufacturing in Dynamics AX. If you haven’t read my blog series on production scheduling supporting lean principles, I encourage you…
The other day I came across an early version of the Lean Enterprise Institute’s “Learning to See” workshop from 1999. The workshop listed seven guidelines for the design of a…
Why is it that every time I am out with customers I end up with something new to blog about? Probably because I am insanely curious about each customer as…
OK so the title of this article was incendiary and just a ploy to get you here. Sorry.Instead of another vitriolic diatribe on the glories of kanban over MRP I…
You may not be a retailer, but you don’t have to be. You can still take advantage of these retail functions to improve your manufacturing operations. The Microsoft Dynamics AX…
I was struck by an excellent blog post on The Lean Post by Richard Sheridan, founder of Menlo Innovations, a software company using lean principles for software development. Richard makes…
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