Unlike your car, you can’t get a warrant of fitness for evaluating the condition of your business. In particular, for your manufacturing business in collecting and using data.
As I described in my data pyramid post, simply capturing machine and process data does not automatically lead to improvement. Yes, you may get a bump from the Hawthorne Effect. But settling for that would be a wasted opportunity.
To get the biggest and most sustained benefit, there are multiple moving parts to work with. Our DataWOF makes it easy to evaluate these. It will help you see the whole pyramid and find the areas that need work.