Articles tagged with manufacturing

  • Is Your Shift Schedule Lean?

    Is Your Shift Schedule Lean?

    July 26, 2019

    Reducing waste in your shift schedule can enhance your lean manufacturing operations. This article describes sources of waste that you should consider improving.

  • Workforce Scheduling for Food Manufacturing

    Workforce Scheduling for Food Manufacturing

    July 9, 2019

    What makes scheduling food manufacturing different from other types of manufacturing?

  • Expanding Operations With a Scarce Labor Pool and an Unpredictable Workload

    Expanding Operations With a Scarce Labor Pool and an Unpredictable Workload

    November 29, 2018

    This is a short case study on a recent shiftwork project in manufacturing. The company wanted to increase output while the demand for workforce was high.

  • How to engage our services

    May 27, 2018

    How we work with clients .

  • Lean Manufacturing

    November 12, 2009

    Lean manufacturing means reducing waste and continuously improving. Using the wrong shift schedule creates waste. Implement a schedule that minimizes waste.