2 things happened this weekend that triggered this post. First, I watched an interesting webinar with Rob O’Byrne from Logistics… Read more Identifying causes of margin erosion
FLOW protects cost, Cost doesn’t protect FLOW.
The innovations are designed to work together to minimise variation, reduce the lead time to customer, ensure stock is available in each of the buffers to support a 95%+ Customer Service level at the optimal inventory level with the highest return on capital employed (ROCE)
In this week’s discussion I’ll cover the second of the 4 Innovations, the net flow equation. As part of this… Read more Just how Innovative is DDMRP? – 2nd Innovation
DDMRP has 4 innovations that enhance the 5 pillars on which the methodology is built. Here is innovation 1
In my previous article The Human Constraint – Leadership or teams, I referred to the increased levels of complexity in… Read more Complexity and how we deal with it
The formulations or recipes we work with in industry are precise, BOMs are set up to the 3rd or 4th… Read more Alignment of strategy, action plans and measures
“A team is not a group of people who work together. A team is a group of people who trust… Read more Systems Thinking Tools: Implementing transformation beneficially
The are many ways to implement change in an organization, the exact process followed depends on who implements the change… Read more Implementing change: Keeping it simple and practical.
Eliyahu M Goldratt: “Show me how you measure me and I’ll show you how I perform” “Each step in the… Read more Measurement as a way of life