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How to Reach Higher Maturity Levels in Your Manufacturing Operations

Published: 26 August 2016

ID: G00314874

Analyst(s): Simon Jacobson


The five-stage maturity model for manufacturing excellence is a guide to help manufacturing and supply chain strategy leaders define a future-state vision. This research provides stage-to-stage guidance to develop a roadmap for manufacturing operations within the greater supply chain organization.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges


  • How to Develop a Plan to Move From One Stage to the Next


  • How to Move From Stand-Alone Manufacturing to Site Excellence
    • Examples of Achieving Site Excellence
    • Related Research
  • How to Move From Site Excellence to an Integrated Manufacturing Network
    • Examples of Achieving an Integrated Manufacturing Network
    • Related Research
  • How to Move From an Integrated Manufacturing Network to Outcome-Driven Manufacturing
    • Examples of Achieving Outcome-Driven Manufacturing
    • Related Research
  • How to Move From Outcome-Driven Manufacturing to Solution-Driven Manufacturing
  • Many Solution-Driven Manufacturing Initiatives Are Being Incubated
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