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WE ARE FACTORY PHYSICS

Formed in 2001 by Dr. Mark Spearman, Factory Physics Inc. is a management consulting company empowered by Factory Physics® Analytics. We provide an award-winning scientific framework to determine the cause of problems, software support tools to model and to optimize planning and execution systems, as well as training to ensure that the improvements last.

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“Cost Accounting is enemy number one of productivity.” – Eliyahu Goldratt "First I kept the cost accountants out of my plants, but I found this was not the solution…It wasn’t the cost accountants that were the problem, but all these ideas about the efficiency of an operation.” –Taiichi Ono The... Read more

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Factory Physics, Inc. is pleased to announce that Mr. Norbert Majerus, Lean Champion at Goodyear, has been selected as this year's winner of the Shingo Prize, for his book, Lean-Driven Innovation . In it, Norbert writes ...
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CSUITE is the first software application of Factory Physics' powerful and practical scientific framework.  Our CSUITE application optimizes on-time delivery, inventory, and cost to provide easily implemented solutions... identifying and plugging the critical functional gaps in enterprise resource planning (ERP) applications and their implementation.  It compliments existing Six Sigma, Lean Manufacturing and information technology (IT) investments while increasing the 'bang' for the continuous improvement 'buck'.

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"I know of no quicker more effective approach to improving performance than the Factory Physics approach."

Corporate VP of Manufacturing Strategy, Fortune 300 Company

Our expert personnel bring their deep experience and knowledge of Factory Physics’ science to help managers meet specific goals such as:

  • Improving customer service
  • Increasing cash flow
  • Reducing costs
  • Optimizing inventory

We would love to help you improve your bottom line through our unique, personalized consultation process and CSUITE software.

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Discover our publications.

From the award-winning developers of Factory Physics—a powerful leadership guide for breakthrough performance

A comprehensive guide that cuts through the hodgepodge of copycat initiatives, overblown buzzwords, confusing mathematics, and misguided software, Factory Physics for Managers is a breath of fresh air...

Our economy and future way of life depend on how well American manufacturing managers adapt to the dynamic, globally competitive landscape and evolve their firms to keep pace. A major challenge is how to structure the...

EVEN number problems from Factory Physics, 3rd Edition. Once payment has been confirmed, the PDF can be downloaded.
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Managers face an infinite range of situations and problems that involve bringing materials and information together to produce and deliver goods and services to customers. In Hopp's solid, practical introduction to manufacturing and supply chain dynamics, managers learn how to...

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“Cost Accounting is enemy number one of productivity.” – Eliyahu Goldratt "First I kept the cost accountants out of my plants, but I found this was not the solution…It wasn’t the cost accountants that were the problem, but all these ideas about the efficiency of an operation.” –Taiichi Ono The... Read more
The answer from Jean-Pierre Goulet, “It’s easy, we used Factory Physics science to achieve the goal!” This case study is about a manufacturer of kitchen cabinets (we'll call them "Cabinets Inc."). Their annual sales average US $3M. Their earnings before taxes for their last 3 years were, 1.2% to 1... Read more
A March 10, 2016 article in the Wall Street Journal was headlined, Americans Rank Last in Problem-Solving With Technology . The problem is not a lack of technology. The problem is that Americans don’t consider basic skills such as math and science as necessary to their success. This problem is... Read more

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