Category: Insights

  • Accelerating Retail Second Edition

    Discover the future of Retail In the Second Edition of the Accelerating Retail event you will dive into the future of Retail transformation, store operations strategy, omnichannel logistics, and customer experience improvement. Join Robert Southern, Global Head of Retail Operations at Philip Morris International, Fábio Oliveira, Head of Innovation and Service Design at Kmart, and…

  • Accelerating Retail Second Edition

    In the Second Edition of the Accelerating Retail event you will dive into the future of Retail transformation, store operations strategy, omnichannel logistics, and customer experience improvement. Discover more about the Leaders in CI Community Access exclusive events like Webinars, Podcasts, Benchmark visits, and more! Accelerating Retail First Edition Click below to watch the full…

  • The Rise of Customized Generative AI Models in Enterprises

    In the era of digital transformation, Artificial Intelligence (AI) can redefine the way companies operate, innovate, and interact with customers. Generative AI models empower organizations to create new and unique content, ranging from images and text to voices, with remarkable accuracy and relevance. Customizing AI to meet a company’s specific goals is a process that…

  • Implementing Kaizen for pull flow in the supply chain

    This article explores how Kaizen principles can be applied to improve flow and efficiency throughout the supply chain. This methodology is based on paradigms that challenge traditional management and production practices, focusing on the belief that there is always room for improvement and that every member of the organization plays a vital role in this…

  • The Evolution of AI: Origins and Future Impact

    In the ever-evolving landscape of technology, few advancements have captured the imagination and curiosity of humankind quite like Artificial Intelligence (AI). The integration of AI in the digital age, through its profound impact on technology and society, emerges as a pivotal element, fostering unprecedented innovation and transformation levels, affecting every aspect of our personal and…

  • Generative AI: Transforming the Future of Work

    Generative AI is revolutionizing how we understand and apply technology in the workplace. This advancement is not just about automation or efficiency; it’s about AI’s innovative ability to create new and unique content. From marketing materials to product development, generative AI promises to boost innovation, productivity, and outcomes while freeing humans for tasks requiring critical…

  • Carolyn’s Strategy for Operational Success

    “If you’re not working on the right strategic topic for your company, you will still lose the game.” Carolyn Lum’s Strategy for Operational Success In the ever-evolving landscape of operational excellence, Carolyn Lum stands out as a beacon of innovation and success. As the Vice President of Operational Excellence for Phillip Morris International (PMI), Lum…

  • The Transformative Power of Kaizen: Learning from Larry Culp’s Journey

    Kaizen, a Japanese philosophy, stands out for its simplicity and profound impact in the vast expanse of management strategies that promise operational excellence and transformative success. This Japanese philosophy, which translates to “change for the better” or “continuous improvement,” has reshaped industries far and wide. Its principles are universal and applicable not only in manufacturing…

  • Increased Competitiveness at Ormazabal

    Ormazabal is a leader in the electrical engineering sector and offers innovative, high-quality solutions for distributing electricity to various industrial sectors. In collaboration with the Kaizen Institute, Lean Manufacturing has been implemented to improve its competitiveness and create a continuous improvement culture in which all employees contribute with ideas for improvement. By encouraging efficiency and…

  • Improving quality and productivity in discrete manufacturing

    The company The company presented here is a Spanish corporation, a global reference in manufacturing customized, high-technology electrical solutions. It offers a wide range of products, including transformers, medium-voltage cells, automation systems, protection and control equipment, and smart solutions for electricity distribution in sectors such as renewable energies, infrastructure, manufacturing, and public services. With a…