We turn brands into quick-response manufacturers.

Conventional factories can't keep up with today's consumer demands. You need this to stay competitive.

What we do

We transform businesses into innovative, quick response manufacturers and show them how to share the benefits across the entire value stream, from the point of purchase to the factory floor, for maximum profitability. When it takes two hours to make a pair of shoes, whether it’s one or in a batch of ten thousand, why are your customers waiting weeks to receive their orders? We fix that problem.

Small-Batch Manufacturing

We help our clients build factories and evolve processes to make products in batch sizes of one with better efficiency than mass production. Then, we show them how to use this capability to its full potential through profitable mass customization, quick turn SMU collections, and cost-effective sampling.

Mass Customization

We know custom inside and out. Our consulting team is comprised of industry leaders who specialize in mass customization projects. We show our clients how to build profitable mass customization programs from strategy through execution, from the point of sale to the factory floor and beyond.

Our Capabilities

How We Work

Our approach creates and harnesses the power of small-batch manufacturing through profitable mass customization, quick-turn SMUs, cost-efficient sampling, and beyond.

Step 1:
We set your business up for batch size of one.

We set your business and your manufacturing up for small-batch production down to one unit.

Step 2:
We help you leverage your small-batch capability.

We show you how to leverage your small-batch capability for maximum profit, feeding it with orders through multiple channels — eCommerce made-to-order, special makeups and collections, design and sales sampling.

Step 3:
We show you how to make continuous improvements.

We work continuously with all of your value stream members to:

Our Software

Silhouette™ Order Management & Product Configuration Software Suite

Silhouette™, a complete custom product management solution

Silhouette is an application designed to manage the entire mass customization order flow, from product configuration to order management. Completely hosted and web based, Silhouette combines product customization and order management software to keep the entire user experience, order management, and accounting systems aligned in one simple, powerful package.

Our Clients

Stance mass customization lean manufacturing
Wilson Sports
Keds mass customization
Under Armour
Sperry mass customization
New Balance mass customization lean manufacturing
Rickshaw Bagworks

Our Team

Jud Barr


Scott Rittschof

Principal & Senior Consultant

Michael Boardman

Sr. Consultant / User Experience & Customer Activation

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