Velocity Manufacturing

Lang, Lisa
November 2011
Wire & Cable Technology International;Nov/Dec2011, Vol. 39 Issue 6, p80
Trade Publication
The article offers the author's insights on velocity manufacturing or focusing on flow as one way to address the issues that affects the manufacturing industry in the U.S. She states that the industry must focus on innovation and productivity gains to remain strong in the competitive world. She mentions several advantages of reduction of work in process (WIP) and efficiency focus stoppage such as queue time reduction, increase in lead-time predictability, and increase in on-time delivery.


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