Masters Theses

Title

Lean Six Sigma supply chain case study: breakthrough in trailer utilization

Author

Rodney Kestle

Keywords and Phrases

DMAIC (Define; measure; analyze; improve; control)

Abstract

"The primary objective of this research is to develop a Lean Six Sigma case study following the DMAIC process in the retail industry. The purpose is to facilitate Lean Six Sigma instruction by providing an interactive case study. The case study will enable the training participants to apply the DMAIC phases by providing data and information on a distribution center"--Abstract, leaf iii.

Advisor(s)

Liou, Frank W.
Cudney, Elizabeth A.

Committee Member(s)

Ragsdell, K. M.

Department(s)

Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

Degree Name

M.S. in Manufacturing Engineering

Sponsor(s)

Wal-Mart (Firm)

Publisher

Missouri University of Science and Technology

Publication Date

Fall 2008

Pagination

ix, 80 leaves, 1 CD-ROM

Note about bibliography

Includes bibliographical references.

Rights

© 2008 Rodney Shawn Kestle, All rights reserved.

Document Type

Thesis - Citation

File Type

text

Language

English

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Organizational effectiveness
Quality control
Six sigma (Quality control standard) -- Case studies

Thesis Number

T 9475

Print OCLC #

315916497

Link to Catalog Record

Full-text not available: Request this publication directly from Missouri S&T Library or contact your local library.

http://laurel.lso.missouri.edu/record=b6664882~S5

Comments

Accompanying CD-ROM, available at Missouri S&T Library, contains Minitab files (version 1.5)

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