Archive for February, 2018

A Factory Turnaround using Common Sense

Meanderthal Inc. – a case study on how to turn around a Factory, without expensive external interventions (that mostly fail). Contrary to what some consultants will have you believe, there is no standard, one-size-fits-all solution to turning around a problematic factory. Each manufacturer faces different challenges. That’s why each company’s unique problems need to be identified, investigated and solved. And as Richard Branson was recently quoted, “solving problems means listening.” Listening to the guys on the factory floor, for starters. This case study should resonate with you if you are currently losing market share to cheaper imports. In this article,…