Here are our top picks for Lean Six Sigma success stories and news from around the web for the week of November 2, 2015.
A successful approach to Cycle Time Reduction can be found in the Lean Six Sigma methodology. Kathy Nargi-Toth of NCAB Group USA Inc. argues that using Six Sigma principles and Lean techniques together, PCB manufacturers can reduce process variation and cycle time together effectively.
Many factors drive manufacturing operations and the overall equipment effectiveness (OEE). The overall equipment effectiveness has three elements and the key element of the three is performance efficiency. Manufacturing managers care about their machines and parts so a lean approach is often turned to in order to make parts flow and meet takt time or customer demands.
Lean and Six Sigma work together as a powerful union allowing pharma to predict and eradicate errors. Lean and Six Sigma also optimize resources and increase quality products. Creativity and Lean Six Sigma can work together to also develop fresh ideas!