Marris Consulting, a company focused on improving sustainably the performance of manufacturing and process industries
We have over 25 years of experience of combining the Theory Of Constraints (TOC) with Lean to go faster and further: 1 + 1 = 3
We help our clients reach and maintain ambitious levels of performance by combining actions on processes, organization, methodologies, tools … and people from the shop floor to the board room.
We are recognized experts in Constraints Management. We promote an integrated approach that combines Theory Of Constraints (TOC) to identify where to act and Leanand Six Sigma to improve performance.
We also use TOC's Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM) approach to boost project performance especially for New Product Development portfolios. We sometimes combine this with Lean Engineering (a.k.a Toyota New Product Development System).
"Using Theory Of Constraints to boost lean organisations"
8 minute video by Philip Marris
How to increase productivity by 15% in 15 minutes?
During the 2012 TOCICO annual congress Philip Marris presented a "TOC + Lean" case study of an already very Lean automotive equipment supplier in which a TOC injection was used.
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With our extensive experience of different industrial sectors and our expertise in change management we assist companies in all their departments especially: Manufacturing, Supply Chain, R&D and Industrialization, Marketing & Sales …
A presentation of the Failure Modes and Effects Analysis methodology that facilitates the identification of the causes and their importance for both products and processes.
"Be Fast ou Be Gone"by Andreas Scherer. This business novel explains how to implement Critical Chain Project Management (CCPM - the project component of the Theory Of Constraints) and the results that can be obtained.
A Theory Of Constraints injection An 8 minute video describing a Marris Consulting assignment in which the Theory Of Constraints was injected into a very Lean company. Results: 15% productivity in 15 minutes.