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Manufacturing must be lean and sustainable in 2016, says Plexus
www.electronicsweekly.com

What has now been established is that while the benefits of lean six sigma can be attributed to the effective use of lean six sigma methodology, principles and tools, sustainability can only be achieved by creating a culture where change is embraced at …

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Flex Global Competition Builds Lean DNA
www.industryweek.com

Don't let the name fool you: While Flex's global lean competition is absolutely about selecting and recognizing the best lean and Six Sigma projects across the enterprise, it's about a whole lot more. The contest is an answer to the question of how you …

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Automation and Lean Help Magna Stay Flexible
www.assemblymag.com

By combining lean manufacturing principles and state-of-the-art production tools and equipment, the 10-year-old facility builds front-end modules for the Jeep Cherokee and Wrangler, and front and rear fascias for the Cherokee. The parts are delivered …

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Lean manufacturing: the balance of costs versus productivity
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"No matter how good your inventory management, unnecessary downtime costs coupled with the price of the support engineer's visit, may not be factored in when it comes to actual losses." – John Mitchell, business development manager, CP Automation.

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Lean Manufacturing And The Myth Of Mr. Scrooge
www.manufacturing.net

And this is a terrible shame for the companies out there who could actually be providing better conditions for their employees if they only understood what lean manufacturing is really all about. Because it would probably be difficult to get everyone …

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MoreSteam Experts to Present at ASQ Lean and Six Sigma Conference
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On Tuesday, March 1st, MoreSteam.com will support the 2016 ASQ Lean and Six Sigma Conference by leading a workshop and a separate presentation to an audience of Lean Six Sigma leaders gathered at the event. MoreSteam.com's President and …

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LEAN Six Sigma implemented
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#That's why commissioners approved to move forward with the LEAN Six Sigma implementation for the district at the cost of $40,225. #“LEAN Six Sigman, I believe, is a cultural part in the success of hospitals,” Zwicker told the board of commissioners …

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Process Improvement Expert Rafael Marrero Earns Lean Six Sigma Master Black …
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As an example, in Feb 2016, there were approximately 500 Six Sigma Black Belts throughout the U.S. Army. After first being certified as a Black Belt in Jan. 2013, Rafael Marrero met the challenge of teaching two cycles of the four-week program of …

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Empire Precision Expands Automotive, Medical, Lean Manufacturing Expertise
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His expertise includes lean manufacturing, Kaizen, and Kanban. As manufacturing manager, he works with Empire's manufacturing team to make sure that all operations, from production to shipping, run smoothly. “I look forward to bringing a renewed focus …

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Cramlington's CMP Products looks for strong 2016 with lean investment
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A Northumberland firm which engineers, designs and manufactures cable glands and cleats is investing in upskilling its staff, via the launch of a specialist lean training programme. Cramlington-headquartered CMP Products, which boasts an annual …

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Automotive OEMs Chose Topper Industrial for Lean Manufacturing in Fork Truck …
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Sturtevant, WI — (SBWIRE) — 02/19/2016 — Topper Industrial, a leading manufacturer of various material handling equipment, discussed the systems, equipment, and processes required by original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and Tier 1, 2 and 3 …

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