Regaining Competitiveness: Putting The Goal to work 2nd revised edition

Mokshagundam L. Srikanth and Harold E. Cavallaro

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Level of TOC knowledge acquired:

Introductory

Length:

232 pages

Designed for:

Managers and Shop Floor workers

Topics:

Operations/Production

Application:

Buffer Management and Drum-Buffer-Rope

Language:

English

Format:

Paperback

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Regaining Competitiveness takes the proven principles of The Goal and shows you exactly how to implement them in your operation for maximum impact.

The main topics covered in The Goal book are summarized. A narrative summary of each chapter is provided in great detail to help you apply it to your situation (like Cliff's Notes). Exercises, games, and real-life examples of how to apply lessons learned.

 

With this book, you will be able to:

  • Reduce manufacturing lead times
  • Slash raw material, WIP and finished goods inventories
  • Improve on-time delivery
  • Improve delivery reliability
  • Increase inventory turns
  • Increase revenue per employee
  • Reduce scrap and rework
  • Reduce overtime and premium freight charges

Content:

  • A new outlook is necessary
  • A set of global measurements
  • Managing complex operations
  • Adopting a Competitive strategy
  • Synchronous manufacturing - an overview