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“We tried SCOR, Lean Six Sigma, and Theory of Constraints with no measurable results...but ever since we began following the NASCAR model, our Order Fulfillment Cycle Time has been cut in half!”
Booz Allen Hamilton
“I hate it when they have the “Dukes of Hazzard Marathon” on in the break room!”
“Not only does it keep ‘em motivated, but throughput had quadrupled.”
“Our new turbocharged lift. Now we pick the wrong part even faster.”
"Let me guess, he transferred here from Daytona."
“See what pay for productivity did to us!”
"I think I understand now why our recordable accident rate is trending up."
Sr. Supply Chain Mgr.
“That? Well at last week's team meeting I said "Generally, safety has been good so far this year..."
Greg Wells, CPIM
“The EHS manager isn’t happy, but the cycle time has decreased 40%.”
Deanna K. Peters CPIM, CSCP
"Last week he put Kyle into the wall..."
Richard T. Haley
“Wow! This ought to make the forklift rodeo interesting this year.”
Michael R. Albert
“I said faster inventory turns.”
Intermec Technologies Corporation
“So that’s why he keeps calling me Boss Hogg."
“He’s trying to get a sponsor for the side.”
USANA Health Sciences (NZ) Corporation
“Now if the economy could pickup as fast, I think we’re ready…”
“If they insist on driving like that, the forks have to go!”
“They called it “job enrichment” in our southern regional warehouse.”
“I know, I know but I did draw the line at putting a gun rack on the back.”
"Now if we could get him to actually move materials."
“I suppose we should have come up with some guidelines when we encouraged our people to personalize their work area!”
Tony Del Cid
“Yea, but he was the top picker on the night crew. We just moved up to the day shift”
Earl W. Engleman, C.P.M.
“Bubba's always driven like this. We just added new tires, logo and number to make it official!”
"We do have those voice-directed trucks, but they can't match The General Lee for speed."
Arrow Electronics, Inc.