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A Warehouse and Logistics Plan to Keep Pace with Growth

Your supply chain’s delivering consistently. Production is humming. Five-year projections look amazing. But where are you going to put everything? DPA recently helped a successful U.S. manufacturer work through their warehouse and logistics dilemmas. … [Read more...]

Are Cobots Part of Your Plant’s Future?

How to begin with Lean Robotics “You’re still gonna have to have the people here.  Somebody’s still gotta man that machine that’s supposed to be able to do everything. And tell us when that machine doesn’t want to work the way it’s supposed to.” … [Read more...]

Lean & Continuous Improvement

Give us a call 860-232-8577 ​Lean & Continuous ImprovementLean & Continuous Improvement ​Get Lean. Reduce costs. Optimize your supply chain. Get Lean. Reduce costs. Optimize your supply chain. ​What is Lean and Continuous … [Read more...]

How to Succeed at a Gemba Walk Using the 3Gen Principle

Regardless of your industry, you may have observed (or actively participated in) the 3Gen principle, commonly known as a Gemba Walk. Do you and your team know how to truly prepare yourself for and succeed with Gemba Walks? First, a little … [Read more...]

The Other Approach to Lean

Product Quantity Analysis, the Process Matrix and the Spaghetti Chart Total Productive Maintenance, Six Sigma, Set-up Reduction or 5S methods may be used either separately or together to help a facility’s team define the best path to a lean goal. … [Read more...]


Want to survive AND thrive? Daniel Penn Associates engages your people, processes and systems. We’ll help you implement lean continuous improvement strategies that achieve sustainable bottom-line results. Applying our 35 years’ experience in the … [Read more...]

Supporting A Client’s Lean Continuum with Value Stream Mapping

April was a very busy month for Daniel Penn Associates. In late March, we performed a high level strategic analysis for a medical device manufacturer. The focus?  Identifying part families for focused improvement efforts. Value Stream Mapping events … [Read more...]

Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certifications for Belimo America Employees

PRESS RELEASE Contact: Tony Rodriguez 860.232.8577; Daniel Penn Associates Facilitates Lean Six Sigma Green Belt Certifications for Belimo America Employees Danbury, Conn., January 18, 2017 – Six employees of Belimo America’s … [Read more...]

Online Training

These courses and certifications will help you to lead and support process improvement initiatives in your organization. They utilize a variety of teaching methods to help you maintain a competitive advantage in your quality management skills. … [Read more...]


Daniel Penn Associates helps organizations assess their performance. We design and implement continuous improvement solutions and track results. We focus on your objectives, stage projects, and help ensure active participation at all levels. Most of … [Read more...]