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Lean management case study series: Using Plan-Do-Check-Act as a Strategy and Tactic for Helping Suppliers Improve

Marchwinski, Chet
4/22/2011

At Medtronic’s Neuromodulation business unit, the plan-do-check-act cycle is used on a strategic level to guide overall strategy for selecting and developing key suppliers as well as on a tactical level for guiding lean transformations at supplier facilities. Learn about Medtronic's approach to bringing suppliers along on its lean journey.