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domino challenge

Toyota Kata Domino Challenge

Toyota Kata addresses the question “How can we lead our companies so they will survive and thrive long term?” Since the future lies beyond what we can see, the solutions that we employ today may not continue to be effective. So it is not the solutions themselves – whether Lean techniques, today’s profitable product, or any other – that provide sustained competitive advantage, but rather the ability to understand conditions and create fitting, smart solutions. Toyota Kata is the...

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Gretna Machine Shop Reduces Order Processing Lead Time by 67%

Gretna Machine Shop Reduces Order Processing Lead Time by 67%

Gretna Machine Shop is an ISO-certified, women- and minority-owned lean manufacturing facility located in the heart of Houston’s industrial corridor. Since 1980, Gretna has offered its customers outstanding service and quality work in precision components for the oil and gas industry and beyond. With the capability to serve the energy, aerospace, automotive and government sectors, Gretna prides itself on being the machine shop of choice for a number of multinational and Fortune 500 companies. [vc_row...

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