Lean Manufacturing Blog

by Dan McKiernan, on Jul 29, 2019 5:04:08 PM

The Manufacturing sector is becoming more receptive to start-ups and inspired new tech solutions On the surface, the manufacturing sector might seem like an ideal space for technical innovation. But …

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by George Jewell, on Jul 9, 2019 3:29:26 PM

Because change can so often evoke uncertainty—and even fear—many businesses choose to stay in their lane. Especially for those that have had some success with a particular product or service, …

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by Dan McKiernan, on Jun 18, 2019 4:37:52 PM

High-mix assembly operations have always presented a challenge for manufacturers. For almost the entire history of modern manufacturing, variability has been an obstacle to consistency and quality control. Today, with …

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by George Jewell, on May 20, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Across the manufacturing space, the game-changing power of the Manufacturing Integrated Platform (MIP) is turning heads and transforming factory floors. The best of the new generation of MIP solutions allow …

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by Dan McKiernan, on Apr 16, 2019 9:50:41 AM

Over the course of history, manufacturing environments have become cleaner, safer and more sophisticated. New tools and technologies have led to breakthroughs in consistency, quality, productivity and efficiency. In recent …

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Topics:Manufacturing Culture

by Tina Kennedy, on Mar 28, 2019 3:16:23 PM

eFlex Systems will be exhibiting at the Manufacturing & Technology Show from April 1-3, 2019 at the David L. Lawrence Convention Center in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Visit booth #632 for a live …

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by Tina Kennedy, on Mar 28, 2019 2:33:12 PM

eFlex Systems was founded in 1989, initially known as Elite Engineering. Like many great tech company start-ups, Elite Engineering started in a garage in Romeo, Michigan. Those that worked there, …

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by George Jewell, on Feb 26, 2019 11:58:40 AM

When working toward greater efficiency in any production process, one of the things that any responsible professional has to ask themselves is, “what can be controlled and what factors can …

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by George Jewell, on Feb 14, 2019 4:45:03 PM

Change is rarely easy. Big changes can be even more challenging and disruptive. That is the reality facing the manufacturing sector today, as a wave of innovative new technology is …

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by George Jewell, on Feb 8, 2019 2:22:05 PM

Change is coming to factory floors and manufacturing environments. An industry where technological advances have come incrementally and often reluctantly now finds itself on the cusp of a truly revolutionary …

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