Protected Flow Manufacturing Takes ‘Critical Ratio’ A Giant Step Forward For Better Work Flow

Critical Ratio is arguably the best of the traditional priority alternatives for managing work flow in the plant. Once called “ingenious” by none other than Joe Orlicky because it establishes relative priorities accurately, Critical Ratio (divide the days available until the due date by the days of work left to be done on the job) establishes a relative priority between …

Improve On-Time Deliveries and Provide Better Customer Service with Protected Flow Manufacturing

Read the testimonial about how Saturn Industries, Inc., a leader in the design and fabrication of EDM (Electrical Discharge Machining) electrodes and tooling for the aerospace, automotive, glass, medical, molding and power generation industries recently solved a customer service problem that had been plaguing the company. According to Rory Lee, Saturn Business Development Manager, “We have been using the same ERP …