Brief: Custom make Supply Chain PFU Board
Client: Centurion Safety Products
Industry: Health & Safety (experts in head protection)
What is a PFU board?
Firstly, a Problem Follow Up Board or PFU Board monitors concerns. Secondly, and most importantly, it also logs the fixes for those issues. Above all, it is an essential visual management tool for any progressive or lean environment. Furthermore, it supports continuous improvement.
PFU Board – a system
This PFU Board is more than just a visual display. Certainly, it stands out and grabs attention. However, it also facilitates A Problem Follow Up system. This works because of the ease to make updates. In other words, write up the problem, log the cause and share the countermeasure. Likewise, assign responsibility for resolving problems. In this case, the logging of issues and countermeasures relates to the supply chain.
PFU Board – why it works
Most importantly, this PFU board displays exactly the information and documents this client needs. Above all, each document shows exactly the details this client requires. Furthermore this PFU system works for this client’s operations and supply chain. This is because we custom make the board and related document holders. These documents fit perfectly on this PFU Board. They work because they neatly hold the documents. Likewise, they keep documents safe and tidy.
Moreover, moving documents between the ‘in progress’, ‘overdue’ and ‘escalate’ columns is quick and simple. In conclusion, this is Problem Follow Up in action and prompts action to resolve issues as efficiently as possible.
In short, this custom PFU board with magnetic document holders is an excellent visual management tool. It facilitates easy updating and monitoring of both concerns and countermeasures. Likewise, it supports of continuous improvement.
Our team also designs and prints PFU (Problem Follow Up)tickets, ticket books and ticket holders.
To find out more about implementing a similar visual management system at your site, please feel welcome to contact us.