Challenges in Finding that ‘One-Size Fits All’ Solution

In today’s competitive market space, change is the only constant. Retailers and wholesalers are subject to maintaining an increasingly high level of customer service to remain competitive. Successful order fulfillment remains a top priority, and that can lead to issues attempting to accommodate an ever-increasing SKU base in a constant warehouse footprint. Distribution centers... read more »

Lean Process Improvement

    The concept behind Lean Process Improvement can be traced back hundreds of years to early Chinese civilizations where it was essential for survival to design parts for crossbows that could easily be replaced during battle. Even in more modern times, Lean Improvements have drastically changed the way people do business. For example,... read more »

Using Business Intelligence (BI) for Operational Efficiency

A key driver here at Boston Industrial Consulting is to help our clients “Work Smarter.” This means our engineers use their expertise to find ways to optimize design of distribution facilities, lean manufacturing, and operations improvement. When data turns into information, value is maximized and insight is gained; in short, we use Business Intelligence... read more »
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