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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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There are many ways to fail at inventory optimization but we list three primary causes and welcome your ideas and comments. 1) People don't understand basic inventory concepts. This problem is rampant in industry. Even many of the purported "expert" organizations offer advice that is wrong or... Read more

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Join us as we kick off the Factory Physics/Production Management Institute-gmbh partnership with a workshop in beautiful Munich. Learn the practical scientific concepts that you and your associates can use to quickly reduce inventory, improve...Read more
Registration is open! Join us for the world's leading conference on construction project management, the 17th Annual Lean Construction Congress. There will be a Factory Physics 2-day workshop and a Factory Physics presentation during the conference...Read more

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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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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...

The Factory Physics Blog

There are many ways to fail at inventory optimization but we list three primary causes and welcome your ideas and comments. 1) People don't understand basic inventory concepts. This problem is rampant in industry. Even many of the purported "expert" organizations offer advice that is wrong or... Read more
We see a tremendous amount of diverted and diffused effort on inventory optimization at companies. So what is inventory optimization? All executives want optimal inventory—check that, some execs just want less inventory which can be decidedly sub-optimal. Often execs say they want optimal inventory... Read more
Welcome to the Factory Physics blog. We are providing this blog as a forum for questions, comments and discussion. To start with, we provide a link to our most recent white paper on practical inventory optimization considerations for executives. Our latest white paper addresses two very common... Read more