Using Simulation to Select and Evaluate Potential Six Sigma Projects

@inproceedings{Foster2004UsingST,
  title={Using Simulation to Select and Evaluate Potential Six Sigma Projects},
  author={J. Bennett Foster},
  booktitle={Winter Simulation Conference},
  year={2004}
}
The DuPont Company has chosen the Six Sigma methodology as "the way we do business". Six Sigma's demand for quantifiable bottom line results is an excellent business discipline. At the same time, for many multi-stage production and supply chain operations, it is difficult to quantify the impact of a given project on overall earnings. Simulation is used in… CONTINUE READING