Quality Check Blog:
Quality Improvement Intiatives in Manufacturing

Learn best practices to improve quality in manufacturing industries. The purpose of this blog is to share our experience at manufacturing plants all over the world, in a wide variety of industries, each with their own unique challenges and goals.

Wise About Six Sigma Part 1: An Overview of Six Sigma

Whether manufacturing plastic bottles for soda or large metal parts for military aircraft, quality of the end product is always top of mind. For many manufacturers, quality means producing products...

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Reach for the Stars for Your Manufacturing Quality

The Enact Quality Intelligence platform is like the Hubble space telescope for manufacturing quality data. See deeper into your data than ever before with Enact. 

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Getting a Return from Your Quality System

In the absence of data, people resort to opinion and conjecture. When we don’t really know something for sure, we tend to fill in the gaps with opinion. What we really need, though, is...

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Benefits of SaaS: Part 2

Software-as-a-Service unburdens your IT team and brings all your data together.

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Soldiers, Firefighters, and Generals: Part 3

Corporate and Six Sigma users love Enact's aggregated dashboards, grading methodology, and mobility.

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Benefits of SaaS: Part 1

Software-as-a-Service is here. Improve your bottom line, as well as the overall quality of your processes and products, by moving to a SaaS platform. Move up, up, and away from pencil and paper...

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Soldiers, Firefighters, and Generals: Part 2

This installment in the three-part series focuses on the firefighters of manufacturing—Quality Inspectors and Managers—how they deep-dive using the raw dashboard to pinpoint issues, and...

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Manufacturers Need to Realise the True Value of Data They Already Have

The manufacturing sector needs to make better use of the valuable data that often sits unused within their production environments, in order to dramatically improve efficiency, production...

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Top Challenge in Craft Brewing: Fierce Competition

The popularity of unique, full-flavored craft beers continues to rise. The craft brew industry accounts for $23.5 billion of the $107.6 billion beer sales in the United States...

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Soldiers, Firefighters, and Generals: Part 1

What’s not to love? Enact offers a visual interface, including dashboards, alerts and notifications, and easy personalization. All that and mobility. An operator's dream...

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The Top 10 SPC Mistakes: Part 5

Quality professionals can learn what not to do from this discussion of the top 10 SPC mistakes made by organizations.

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The Top 10 SPC Mistakes: Part 4

Quality professionals can learn what not to do from this discussion of the top 10 SPC mistakes made by organizations.

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Four Ways to Gain QA Wins

Even the simplest QA schemes will include pass/fail checks to tell you where the process is going wrong. However—and this is crucial—they can't tell you how right things are going!

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Dashboard-Driven Insights

Are your quality professionals spending more time digging through data than using it? Enact dashboards deliver targeted data, filtered by role, so that users get just what they need.

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