Rich returns…

When I talk to our customers about the financial return they get from investing in GainSeeker Suite SPC Software, I often feel amazed. We have lots of case studies about the financial benefits of GainSeeker Suite SPC Software on this website. The other day I spoke...

Show stealing KPI dashboard…

Update July 7, 2010: KPI Dashboard screen cap added below. I’m finally getting around to reporting on the Monday’s joint Minitab / Hertzler User Group meeting. Jay Bronec of QualiFine took my cheesy idea for a name seriously and gave everyone MUG HUG mugs....

Double-dipping ROI?…

¬†Yesterday my colleague Chris called me. “I just had a really interesting call from Bob,” he said. (Bob isn’t his real name. “Bob” is a customer who doesn’t want me to divulge his or his company’s name.) Bob’s company...

OEE Dashboards…

Since writing the series of posts about calculating OEE, I’ve been thinking about how you can best use OEE data to drive improvements in throughput and profitability. Recently I showed this OEE Dashboard to a customer. He said to me, “Evan, this is exactly...

OEE at Industry Week…

Industry Week magazine did a great cover story on OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness) in the February Issue.¬† A couple of key take-aways: Adapt OEE to your business situation Use the OEE data to drill in and drive improvements Don’t optimize OEE at the expense...