5S Audit Checklist: How To Do It Right

listes de contrôle audit 5S

If you want to make sure you implemented something right, you need to run regular checks on it from time to time to make sure it works. That’s where the 5S Audit comes in. And what’s the best way to ensure we’re not leaving anything out when auditing something? The answer might surprise you —a […]

QRQC — Quick Response Quality Control: A Complete Guide

Femme travaillant dans une usine et mettant en œuvre le QRQC.

When it comes to problem-solving, you can use several tools and systems to boost factory productivity. Today, we’re talking about QRQC and how this problem-solving system might be the right approach to improve your factory’s cost-effectiveness and overall efficiency. QRQC: What is it? QRQC stands for Quick Response Quality Control, one of the fastest, most […]

Operational Excellence: Everything You Need To Know

Operational Excellence(OE) is the key to increased profitability and competitiveness in your factory, as well as complete customer satisfaction.  OE drives business performance because of its unwavering commitment to continuous improvement. Let’s take a look at the core principles, strategies, and benefits behind this philosophy. What is Operational Excellence? At its core, OE is a […]

What is TPM?

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TPM stands for Total Productive Maintenance (literally “total productive maintenance”) and is an industrial maintenance strategy. In other words, it advocates the idea that all factory workers should be involved in daily maintenance, rather than all responsibility resting with the maintenance technicians. The origin of TPM dates to 1951 when preventive maintenance was introduced in […]

Hoshin Kanri — Level up your factory’s operations

Not many things scream ‘strategic management model’ like Hoshin Kanri, and the best part is that it’s easy to implement and includes everybody in your factory. Hoshin Kanri means policy management, and it represents the concept of guiding your company in a clear, strategic direction. Let’s take a look and see what all the fuss […]