TRAVERSE CITY, MI – Six Sigma has saved Ford Motor Co. $1 billion worldwide, with another $400 million in savings through waste elimination so far this year, says Louise Goeser, Ford vice president-quality. A year after singing the virtues of Six Sigma at the automotive conference here, Goeser is back reporting Ford is the only OEM to deploy this data-driven initiative through all its operations globally. The result is improvement everywhere, Goeser asserts, which is “critical to ...

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