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  • IMTS 2014 Conferences: Lean manufacturing in a high-mix/low-volume shop
    Aerospace Manufacturing and Design
    High mix, low volume job shops have been challenged implementing lean techniques because traditional initiatives and techniques were designed for manufacturing environments that are the exact opposite of most custom, make-to-order manufacturers.

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  • IMTS 2014 Conferences: Effective inventory management software
    Aerospace Manufacturing and Design
    In today's on-demand, unpredictable landscape, manufacturers need precise, real-time information to support a lean global supply chain. Through an effective inventory management solution powered by robust software, manufacturers can reduce costs and ...

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  • Lighting Manufacturer Evluma Moves Factory, Implements Lean Manufacturing
    The Edwardsville Intelligencer
    LED Lighting manufacturer Evluma moves into a larger manufacturing facility at the end of July 2014. Located in Renton, WA, the new facility embraces Lean Manufacturing philosophies and increases Evluma's manufacturing capacity by up to five times.

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  • Lean manufacturing has revitalized some tool shops
    Plastics News
    Lean manufacturing is not exactly new. It wasn't even new 25 years ago when Plastics News began publishing. Henry Ford was relying on lean nearly 100 years ago, when he needed an efficient factory to turn out cars at a low price while paying his ...


  • Lean manufacturing surpasses spend analysis
    The Strategic Sourceror (blog)
    When receiving a request for proposal, enterprises subscribing to lean production processes are often prone to over-discounting. The idea behind this tactic is that they'll be able to sell more finished goods than their competitors, but this can also ...


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  • Lean Manufacturing Engineer
    Optics.org
    Responsible for initiating and driving continuous improvement (Lean) and waste elimination efforts and activities within the organization. Although the location of the position is in Newton, NJ, from time to time it may be required to undertake duties ...


  • Bosch Rexroth Resource Kit Focuses on Lean Production
    woodworkingnetwork.com
    click image to zoom Bosch Rexroth Lean Automation and production resource kits Bosch Rexroth offers Lean Production and Automation Insights Kit as part of its educational resource kit series. CHARLOTTE, NC -- Bosch Rexroth has added a new Lean ...


  • Lean Manufacturing Efficiency Captured in Forklift Free Environment Reports ...
    DigitalJournal.com
    Pittsburgh, PA -- (SBWIRE) -- 07/17/2014 -- In the white paper "Forklift-Free: Driving Safety and Profitabilityā€¯ automation solutions coupled with lean manufacturing is carefully examined as a step in the right direction for a more efficient operation ...

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