Purchasing & Supply Chain



If you are interested in any of these workshops and would like to offer them at your organization, please contact us at (608) 262-4709 or email: qrm@engr.wisc.edu. Typically, the workshop content and length is tailored specifically to the needs of your audience.

How to Use Manufacturing Critical-path Time (MCT) to Reduce Your Lead Time

Manufacturing Critical-path Time (MCT), QRM’s metric for lead time, helps you identify waste within your operations but has also been used successfully to drive improvements across the supply chain. This one-day event explains the MCT metric, highlights some its business impacts and shows how it has been used across the supply chain.

How to Implement Quick Response Manufacturing

Get a full understanding of the QRM strategy and how it can affect purchasing and supply chain management at this two-day hands-on workshop. It provides a complete overview of the entire QRM strategy and is highly recommended for everybody who plans to implement QRM in their company.