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Manufacturing Changeover Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED)

March 15th, 2018|0 Comments

One of the essential elements of Lean involves a system of fast changeover. When the changeover time of equipment is quicker the downtime is less. One must consider that “Downtime” is the description of [...]

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Advantages of Flow Chart and How to Use It

March 12th, 2018|0 Comments

What Is a Flow Chart A flow chart is the diagrammatic representation of a process that describes the sequence of different steps involved in that process. Flow charts are used widely in different areas [...]

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How to Calculate Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)

March 8th, 2018|0 Comments

Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE) is simply how much your machine is working effectively within a given time frame. It is a best practice to identify the percentage of planned production time that is productive. [...]

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Performing an Internal Audit Effectively

March 5th, 2018|0 Comments

Internal audits assist companies to achieve their corporate objectives by consistently keep their eye on business practices. The goal is to make sure that all the organizational procedures and policies are followed and if [...]

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Two Bin System Inventory Management

March 1st, 2018|0 Comments

A two bin system is a simple, visually-based method for stocking and replacing items that is used. It is common on assembly and moving production lines where elements units are added to the merchandise. [...]

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What Is Quality Objective in ISO 9001

February 26th, 2018|0 Comments

Firstly, let me explain what ISO 9001 is. The ISO 9001 is the worldwide standard for the Quality Management Systems (QMS). It is published by the International Organization for Standards (ISO). These standards have [...]

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Benefits of One Piece Flow and How It Is Implemented

February 22nd, 2018|0 Comments

In “One piece flow” production, the product transfers from one phase to the next phase with one piece at a time. This approach is different from lot production where a number of units are [...]

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The Use of Kano Analysis for Customer Satisfaction

February 19th, 2018|0 Comments

Who Introduced The Kano Model In 1984, Japanese researcher and consultant, Noriaki Kano published a paper with a set of techniques and ideas that help us in impelling our customers and prospects satisfaction and [...]

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