Posts Tagged ‘logistics’

Aisles, consumer patterns, studies and facts. It’s all logistics coupled with the science of consumer behaviour. – selecting good wholesome fresh food is an uplifting way to start shopping, and it makes people feel less guilty about reaching for the stodgy stuff later on – placing popular items halfway along a section so that people […]


the Toyota way

26Dec06

“That’s one of the subtle but distinctive characteristics of a Toyota factory. The supervisors and managers aren’t “bosses” in any traditional American sense. Their job is to find ways to do the work better:more efficiently, more effectively.” “Lean manufacturing and continuous improvement have been around for more than a quarter-century. But the incessant, almost mindless […]