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QAD Inc.

Manufacturing Efficiency


Manufacturing Efficiency is a measurement (usually expressed as a percentage) of the actual output to the standard output expected. Efficiency measures how well something is performing relative to existing standards. In contrast, productivity measures output relative to a specific input (e.g., tons/labor hour).

Common Metrics (Top 5)

  1. Throughput Ratio
  2. Capacity Utilization
  3. Scrap
  4. Yield
  5. Warranty Cost

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Best Practice (Top 4)

  1. Lean Manufacturing
  2. Preventative Maintenance
  3. Manufacturing Bill of Material
  4. Lead Time Reduction

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