ASQ Influential Voices: Why is Strategy Important?
TAGS: asq | bill troy | blitz | consulting | cost | delivery | hoshin | influential voices | kanri | lean | operations | planning | priority | process | quality | safety | sports | sqdc boards | strategy This month’s entry from ASQ’s A View From The Q blog, written by ASQ CEO Bill Troy, centers around strategy – specifically, what is the purpose of strategy and how …Continue reading →
Popeye’s Chicken and Stockouts
TAGS: blitz | chicken | communicate | dining room | disaster | forecasting | franchise | funny | inventory | lean | marketing | operations | planning | popeye's | process | promotion | root cause | sports | stockouts | traffic | video | viral | volume | wastes And this is exactly why companies carry high amounts of inventory when they don’t need to – fear of stockouts. This problem could have been prevented without having to hold …Continue reading →