Time to wake-up when it comes to productivity.
CanadianManufacturing.com outlines common—and costly—productivity lapses.
TORONTO—Canadian productivity needs a boost. Here’s a list of effective strategies from some of Canada’s leading business minds, consultancies and research associations. Expansion: Canadian businesses must continue expansion into new markets. By improving relationships with emerging economies—developed or not—Canadian firms…
5S describes a standard approach to housekeeping within a lean manufacturing operation. And as many elements of lean, it originated within the walls of Japanese automaker Toyota. Simply speaking, 5S refers to keeping work areas tidy and free of clutter.…
Total productive maintenance (TPM) is a method for improving machine availability through better use of maintenance and production resources. In TPM, machine operators are trained to perform many of the day-to-day tasks such as simple maintenance and fault-finding. Teams are…
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