Manufacturing Strategic Planning Trends for 2021
In the past 12 to 18 months, the manufacturing industry has experienced a pair of industry-rattling trends that are decidedly different.
As the pandemic subsides and advanced technologies remain available to manufacturing companies, now is an ideal time to return to strategic manufacturing planning exercises.
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Manufacturing Company: Results Management System™ and Software
Case Study #36: March 2021
Project Timeline: May 2020-February 2021
Situation: A fast-growing precision manufacturing company had very strong in-house capabilities with tight controls in compliance with industry standards and fast delivery times. On the other hand, after a sustained growth period, revenue had flattened and margins had declined, resulting in reduced profitability.
Pain: The Company was not using metrics to understand the cause of their high reworks costs and their negative impact on margins. In addition, revenue was heavily concentrated in a single customer and the company lacked a strategic plan to diversify their customer base.