Posts Tagged ‘lean manufacturing’

Quick Tip: Kitting

Kitting – What is it and why is it useful? What is kitting? Kitting is a method used by manufacturers to help manage their inventory and reduce the time-consuming task of gathering inventory and required components. Kitting is used to pre-package the necessary components for installation before sending them to the field and to pre-package…

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Quick Tip: Should You Be Lean Purchasing?

Should You be Lean Purchasing? Problem MIE Solutions has worked with many manufacturing companies who experience the recurring problem of customers wanting a finished product sooner than it takes to make it. In many cases, those manufacturing companies are performing under the Just-in-Time window and preventing a lean process.   Questions to Ask Are you…

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Quick Tip: What is ERP?

What is ERP? Enterprise Resource Planning, or ERP, is a process to help you run your business. At its most basic level, ERP software integrates various business functions into one complete system to streamline processes and information across the entire organization. ERP Software, such as MIE Trak Pro, provides you with the tools to know exactly what’s…

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