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Ye Cannae Change the Laws o’ Physics!

So what have dodgy sets and actors with their trouser legs tucked into their boots got to do with change?  Quite a lot actually. Scottie was right and, although you might not think it, change follows the laws of physics. 

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Painting by Numbers

I was asked by a client to have a look at their production process.  The main problem seemed to be that the paint shop was a bottleneck and at busy times they struggled to get the throughput they needed. The

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Long Train Running

Or, how to do a pull system in a small batch, high variety environment. I’ve been working late, but before I go home I nip down to the shop floor for a quick look.  As I walk into the machine

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