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Metal suppliers

The Phoenix Group integrates with various metal suppliers in their customer plans to drive cost savings, provide outstanding customer service, and solve issues as they arise in real-time.

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Read more about the article Blending Organizational Structures For Results
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Blending Organizational Structures For Results

The difference between problem solving and process execution is significant, each benefiting from a specific approach to organizing the workforce.  Here Bill Shinskey explores the notion of blending organizational structure to…

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Read more about the article “What did you say?” Listening To The Voice Of The System In Context
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“What did you say?” Listening To The Voice Of The System In Context

A recent experience from the field. A machine operator sets up her process. A variety of inputs and variables are set to create widgets. In her industry, the measure of…

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Read more about the article Beware High Tech Sirens In Manufacturing
Phoenix Systems is joined by an unlimited number of manufacturing experts training for statistical literacy and process control implementation

Beware High Tech Sirens In Manufacturing

Phoenix Systems is joined by an unlimited number of manufacturing experts training for statistical literacy and process control implementation. Phoenix Services, the W. Edwards Deming Institute®, and Harbour Consulting are three such organizations, each dedicated to…

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Read more about the article Constancy of Purpose
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Constancy of Purpose

William Edwards Deming (October 14, 1900 – December 20, 1993) was an American statistician, professor, author, lecturer, and consultant. He is perhaps best known for his work in Japan. There, from…

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Read more about the article Sheet Metal Lubricant Analysis
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Sheet Metal Lubricant Analysis

Introduction A 1990 Taguchi Study conducted by Phoenix, along with a major stamping manufacturer, found three primary sources of variation within the stamping process.  These sources were blank size/shape, blank…

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Read more about the article HOW DO YOU DEFINE PROCESS CONTROL?
Process control is a statistics and engineering discipline that deals with architectures, mechanisms and algorithms for maintaining the output of a specific process within a desired range

HOW DO YOU DEFINE PROCESS CONTROL?

Define process control?  Everyone knows what process control is, right? Let’s collect some data.  A quick spin around the internet reveals the following: Wikipedia: Process control is a statistics and engineering…

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