Category: Lean Manufacturing

3 Reasons to Attend “The Disruptive Payments Ecosystem” at RetailNOW 2016

As a reseller, you won’t want to miss the opportunity to experience new and upcoming technology, as well as products at RSPA’s annual RetailNOW 2016. The conference will take place July 31- August 3, 2016, in Grapevine, Texas at the Gaylord Texan Resort & Convention Center. This year, there are more than 170 exhibitors in addition to networking

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Achieving Excellence through Rigorous Testing

POS VARs are always looking for the most durable, high-quality products they can offer their customers. At APG, our commitment to excellence begins with the design of every product we ultimately build.  Once the design is complete we test every cash drawer model to withstand the rigors of the most demanding retail environments. Our commitment

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Learning to See – Cash Drawer Lean Manufacturing (Blog #6)

   The final topic: Achieving the Future State.   This is the time to break the Future State Value Stream into steps and set the plan. You will need to have the Future State Value Stream Map in front of you. As you look at the map, what areas can be made into segments in

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Learning to see – Cash Drawer Lean Manufacturing (Blog #5)

NOTE: This is the 5th blog of APG’s Lean Manufacturing, Learning to See series. To see previous posts, please scroll below. Now the fun part of the lean manufacturing journey: The Future State. This really is the fun part because as you eliminate the waste and begin implementing changes, you will see things begin to

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