Operational Excellence (OPEX)

Operational Excellence (OPEX)

through Optimization

Challenges in the Pharmaceutical Industry

Increasing competition and the expanding generic drug market are affecting our industry and instructing change.

But what form and direction will this change take? Which framework will best help us meet the challenges before us?

Operational Excellence

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Operational Excellence

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Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma

Lean Manufacturing and Six Sigma are two concepts, which can help us to continuously improve production processes.


Lean Manufacturing:

  • simplify
  • automate
  • streamline
  • make error-proof



  • Minimize variation
  • Define-Measure-Analyze-Improve-Control
  • Identify & control causes of defects
  • improve process understanding
  • stable and predictable process results