"The key to our success is establishing a management system that enables both creativity and discipline. We are able to link our business model with the right strategy and execution," explained Larry Kingsley, CEO, IDEX Corp, at IndustryWeek's...
Over the next 20 years China will need more than 2,600 new planes, valued at $213 billion, quadrupling its fleet to become the world's second largest aviation market, Boeing said Tuesday. In its 2005 market outlook Boeing predicted air travel in...
Here's proof that you can succeed at manufacturing in North America -- and we'll even tell you how.
Even Better: New expectations, goals and classic lean practices lead Thomas & Betts to world-class performance.
All About Safety: TRW OSS Mexican Operations, makers of seatbelts, take their products and mission seriously.
A Passionate People: Meeting a challenge for 20% year-on-year improvements, the StorageTek ponce plant embraces new thinking.
Operating In All Modes: In Columbia, Solectron competes via lean, Six Sigma to the delight -- and sometimes surprise -- of customers.
Faster, Leaner, Greener: Process excellence speeds customer responsiveness at National Gypsum's Apollo Beach Plant. Power plant waste is the raw material.
Sustaining Lean: How nurturing a 'healthy discontent' and rewarding employees turns lean into a way of life.
Prairie Home Champion: Lean, Six Sigma and a remarkable work ethic make the real difference.