Creating a Data-Driven Culture Results in 90% Reduction in Scrap

Multi-plant Manufacturer Reduces Escaped Defects from 8% to Less Than 0.5% A multi-plant manufacturer of metal products was ready for a change. They enjoyed an excellent reputation in the marketplace, but the good reputation came at a price. Internal scrap and rework...

Overfill and Package Weight Kit for the GainSeeker Platform Library

One of the first kits we released in the GainSeeker Platform Library is the Overfill and Package Weight Control Kit. The GainSeeker Platform Library (GPL) is a wiki-like library of solutions to typical manufacturing data problems. Each solution (“Kit”) is a collection...

Introducing the GainSeeker Platform Library

We began thinking about GainSeeker as a platform for quality and manufacturing data a few years ago. The slide on the left is one way we talk about the platform. Starting at the top, clients achieve business outcomes by building solutions (Use Cases) to specific...

From Data to Wisdom – How Real-time SPC Software Makes a Difference

GainSeeker Suite real-time SPC software can have a profound impact on a business, and even on a whole supply chain. We’ve authored a collection of the GainSeeker case studies to share some of those stories. What makes that possible? Some years ago we authored a...

Saving time with SPC Software

Recently I had a conversation with a client about his experience using another SPC software system. “It was so frustrating,” he said. “To really get to the data I needed, I had to extract it from several files into a big spreadsheet. It literally took two days to find...