SigmaTron International Inc.

10/26/2020 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 10/27/2020 02:23

Product Development and the 7 Wastes

Decisions made in product design can impact assembly cost, defect opportunities and inventory cost. While design for manufacturability (DfM) analysis can eliminate many issues, less commonly analyzed decisions related to cost targets, scheduling and work team assignments can have unintended consequences that generate unacceptable levels of waste. SigmaTron International's Lean manufacturing article in the November 2020 issue of Circuits Assembly magazine looks at how to avoid these unintended consequences. Read the article here.