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Weekly Wrap Up for May 12th, 2017

Manufacturing Talk Radio continues to interview unique resources for manufacturers and compile the shows in a library at mfgtalkradio.com. This week, Lew Weiss and Tim Grady speak with Andrew Scott of G&A Partners, a company that leases employees with Human Resources, Benefits, Payroll and HR Technology skills that companies of almost all sizes can implant immediately to both shorten the learning curve and bring the experience needed on the job, with G&A Partners providing the ...

The Kaizen Philosophy: What 5S Can Do For Your Manufacturing Business

In today’s competitive business environment it is important for manufacturers to find new ways of streamlining operations. To do this, industry leaders from around the globe are embracing lean manufacturing strategies. These strategies are centered around the idea of eliminating waste and saving money. This is all done by establishing a business culture focused on continuous improvement. One of the most popular lean continuous improvement strategies is the “5S” workplace organizational ...

Boeing Halts 737 MAX Test Flights

Boeing is facing headwinds as they were forced to temporarily halt test flights for their new 737 MAX aircraft. This comes just days before the aerospace manufacturer was preparing to make their first 737 MAX delivery to a customer. It is suspected that the temporary hold on test flights was due to engine issues but Boeing assurances that they are sticking to the plan of delivering the MAX this month and production will continue. American Airlines, Southwest and Shandong Airlines have ...