TITLE

The Old Metrics Don't Work!

PUB. DATE
November 2011
SOURCE
Wire & Cable Technology International;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p16
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's insights regarding the metrics for running a manufacturing business. According to the old metrics of business management, keeping machines operating, machine utilization would be high. He mentions that in Lean manufacturing, one has to create a whole new set of metrics to replace the old-batch-and-queue, or the mass-production metrics.
ACCESSION #
68945148

 

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