The auto sector’s focus over the past 25 years has been on productivity; the next 25 years will likely hinge on energy use. This report looks at emerging trends and opportunities for reducing energy use and saving capital in automotive production
Use Six Sigma to deliver the perfect paycheck—one that is accurate, ready on time and produced for a predictable cost.
Small adjustments based on real-time data can boost profit margins
Argus Industries’ kaizen journey created a lasting culture of change
Patterson to help with membership services in the Greater Toronto Area
Manufacturing companies shared insight from their lean journeys at the recent AME conference in Toronto.
Boost output and reduce defects with these productivity do’s and don’ts
A new research paper suggests that without revamped business and policy structures, Canada is doomed to perpetual epic failures on the productivity front.
Predicting the future is a dicey practice, especially when indicators are stacking up against you. That said, I predict wages for production workers at Chinese manufacturers will continue to rise, even in the face of a slowing economy and falling…
Will eliminating half of unexplained labour variance have a significant impact on margins?