We offer a suite of proprietary tools and methodologies to optimize technical systems, develop management infrastructures, and foster right mind-sets and behaviors. Examples of some of these tools we use to supplement our work include:
Medical Device BenchmarkingTM: Diagnostic and transformation tool for manufacturing, supply chain, quality, procurement and organization–featuring 50-plus customizable metrics per module that give insightful recommendations for actionable opportunities.
Model factories: A global network of nine capability centers that offer 150+ online and in-person leadership and skill-building trainings across product development, sourcing, supply-chain management, service operations, and performance management. Learn more about model factories.
Complexity Management Solution Suite: A diagnostic suite using advanced analytics to assess the complexity of a medtech company’s portfolio and value at stake from optimization and improved management, and offer actionable recommendations. It includes tools such as complexity fingerprint, portfolio X-ray, cost-of-complexity calculator, portfolio configuration, and complexity cockpit.
Design to Value (DtV) labs & Cleansheet Solution™: Our centers of engineering expertise where competitor product teardowns and cost modelling are done to strengthen customer centricity and help cut time to market and product costs. Our Cleansheet Solution™ helps establish cost transparency, analyze cost drivers, calculate target cost, and reap these benefits. Learn more about Design to Value and Cleansheet Solution.
Purchasing hubs: Our global sourcing centers located in Brazil, China, Eastern Europe, India, and Mexico that use our Global Sourcing Information Exchange (GSIE) database help identify suppliers in low-cost countries. Learn more about Innovation, Design, & Development, Productivity, Agility, & Automation, and Quality, Compliance, & Remediation.