Rajan Suri

Emeritus Professor and Founding Director
Center for Quick Response Manufacturing, University of Wisconsin-Madison
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Cellular manufacturing meets the front office

October 19, 2012 | By Rajan Suri

Quick-response manufacturing takes a time-based approach that looks at the entire process from start to finish. This includes one vital element: restructuring the organization away from a job-function approach and toward lead-time reduction. To reduce lead-times, you need to restructure your organization so that people shepherd projects through multiple steps.

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