Monday, March 15, 2010
Monday, January 04, 2010
Monday, December 28, 2009
... "Grabner, who hosted President-elect Obama last February, is also an evangelist for lean thinking, a manufacturing philosophy initially associated with Toyota Corp.'s lean manufacturing but today a way of thinking that can transform a company's culture from the shop floor to the front office. " ...
Via cleveland.com: John Grabner of Cardinal Fastener
Sunday, October 04, 2009
Thursday, September 03, 2009
... "When it comes to something as complex as shifting a culture toward the principles and practices of lean Six Sigma, communication is not just important, it is mission critical. " ...
Via Quality: Leadership
Saturday, May 16, 2009
Wednesday, April 01, 2009
... "Any Lean manufacturer in order to realize wasteful use of resources and to create more value for the customer, needs an in-depth knowledge of various activities on the shop floor. " ...
Via PCQuest: Factory Future State Vision
Saturday, May 26, 2007
... "In 2006 it was the inaugural winner of the Toyota Kaizen Blitz Marathon for reducing waste levels. The changes generally happen in a short order of time, Mr Saunders said. And from the perspective of management it empowers people doing the job to make a change. Kaizen change is driven by shop floor or office employees. " ...
Via Star News: TriMas Corp Goes Lean