Measuring KPIs in the food industry - VSM

When manufacturing anything in a factory or similar setting, it is essential that the measuring systems are in place to understand what’s working, and what can be improved upon. Failing to do so could result in an inferior product, reduced capacity, and increase overheads which ultimately could affect the viability of the product or even…

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Bespoke Engineering - pros and cons - VSM

Manufacturers are often stuck in a limbo between standard automated machinery that is seemingly easy to install and maintain, and machinery that is tailor-made but that risks causing hassle down the line through time-consuming repairs and soaring costs. It is widely acknowledged that off-the-shelf machinery has allowed the manufacturing sector to make significant strides over…

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