September 7, 2022

What are the Hidden Costs of Offshore Manufacturing?

Once you calculate all of your hidden costs associated with your Total Cost of Ownership you may find that low wage labor costs are not the whole story.
August 12, 2022

What are the Reasons Businesses Fail?

Most businesses fail. There are a whole host of reasons why, but it usually boils down to a lack of understanding of the basic rules of business.  This blog will look at some rules that most businesses ignore, but that can make or break the success of a business. What are the reasons businesses fail?
May 5, 2022

How Do You Turn Innovative Ideas Into New Products?

Do you have some innovative ideas for new products but don’t know how to make them a reality? Don’t worry; you’re not alone. Many people have amazing business ideas but don’t know where to start. This blog post will discuss 5 ways to make your product ideas a reality. How do you turn innovative ideas into new products?
March 1, 2022

What are the Responsibilities of Maintenance Manager?

Any given organization has different departments; however, the asset-intensive ones have a particular department in common — the maintenance department. What are the responsibilities of maintenance manager?
February 9, 2022

What are the Technologies Transforming Manufacturing?

It’s an undeniable fact that the fast pace of technological progress is one of the most defining traits of our modern-day civilization. What would seem barely a century ago like unholy magic only tricksters can do now is not only perfectly normal but, more importantly – ubiquitously available like technology improving the efficiency of business. What are some of the technologies that have transformed manufacturing?
January 10, 2022

What Does Continuous Improvement Mean in Manufacturing?

Even though external influencing factors are improving for manufacturing, successful companies are constantly looking for ways to refine the production process. Manufacturers can increase efficiency even more this year. What does continuous improvement mean in manufacturing?
December 20, 2021

What Are the 3 Core Process Flows within Your Organization?

How does manufacturing flow differ from design flow, and how can you use these core processes to implement continuous process improvement?
December 15, 2021

What Operational Metrics are Used to Run a Business?

A typical scoreboard will be revised six or seven times before it is contains the right metrics. What do your business metrics say about your business?
September 20, 2021

How Can Manufacturing Companies Reduce Costs?

As a manufacturer, you likely have to deal with large investments and the high costs of production, which is also referred to as the Cost of Poor Quality (COPQ), that often represent one of the biggest issues in the industry. If that is the case, finding new, smart ways to save money in an effort to increase your profit margin might be your number one priority. How can manufacturing companies reduce costs?