Archive for November 2018

Choosing a Method: Six Sigma vs. LEAN Manufacturing

Six Sigma and LEAN manufacturing principals are used to improve processes and create efficiencies in the overall manufacturing industry. Although the two methodologies gear toward similar outcomes, they both possess contrasting qualities. Six Sigma is a process dedicated to the focus on quality output of a finished product through a data given approach. While cost…

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The Integration of Supply Chain Management and Engineering

As industries become far more complex in a fast-paced market, the integration of certain operations and field duties becomes a less-disciplined movement across borders. With today’s industry practices and standards, the integration of supply chain management and engineering is quite justifiable. Supply chain management and engineering fields espouse one another through their responsibilities. Both fields…

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