Products & Services?

Our consulting support is based on world-class quality standards such as ISO 9000 and TS 16949.  Our training and developmental programs incorporate six sigma principles and Lean Manufacturing techniques used by successful worldwide organizations.

QSM's training manuals are useful and comprehensive with wording that is simple, understandable and straight-forward.  The text is formatted in a manner that allows plenty of room to jot down notes, questions, ideas and comments.  There are many case studies and examples used to present the concepts and support an effective learning process.

QSM understands that our objective is to help you achieve your objectives, by providing innovative solutions to improved business performance.  Our mission is to help you find the best way.

Industry Experience & Product Knowledge?

QSM has been involved with various industries form glass to plastics, foam, iron and steel.  Markets served have included commercial, industrial, wholesale, aerospace and automotive.

QSM has been involved with many industries, from paper and glass to plastics, foam, iron and steel.  Major markets include commercial, residential, wholesale, aerospace and automotive.

There are no two organizations that are the same, even within the same industry or market sector.  However, there is one thing that remains consistent throughout established management principles work!  The names and the faces may change, but the underlying methods do not.  Proper application to unique business processes is the key.  No matter where or when or what, it's still the way in which an organization conducts its business that separates those who succeed from the others!

Whether our clients design there own products, produce to customer print specifications or build for specific applications, many of the manufacturing principles and support systems are the same.  QSM has been involved with many types of processes such as:
  • Extrusion
  •  Forging
  •  Stamping
  •  Plating, painting, etching
  •  Heat-treating, annealing
  •  Molding
  •  Printing
  •  Welding
  •  Chemical bonding
  •   Distribution
 Producing many types of products such as: Automotive exhaust systems
  •  Dishwashers and household appliance
  •  Battery casings & wire harnesses
  •  O-rings for the United States Space Shuttle
  •  Labels for pacemakers & other medical applications
  •  Gasoline tanks & fuel pumps
  •  Thermal window seals & specialty profiles
  •   Automated conveyer systems
  •  Turn-key industrial painting systems
  •  LCDs used on Boeing, Airbus and Bell Helicopter

Flexibility & Reliability?

Better, faster, cheaper
Your customers demand it and so do you.  Helping you achieve your objectives is our business.  QSM provides innovative solutions to improve business performance.
Our consulting support is based on world-class quality standards such as ISO 9000, ISO 14001 and ISO/TS 16949.  Our training and developmental programs incorporate lean manufacturing techniques used by Ford, General Motors, Chrysler and others.  Our mission is to help you find the way ...

Product Management Skills?

Clear instructions & follow-up QSM helps select and assign the right people to champion clearly defined tasks within the scope of the contract.  Periodic follow-up ensures tasks remain "on track" with consistent progress for timely completion.

Our consultants strive to integrate best practices gathered from many organizations and state of the art solutions developed from years of management and business experience to maximize our clients' effectiveness. 

Locations, Travel & Costs?

Centrally located in Northeast Ohio…QSM's location provides ready access to the majority of the manufacturing in the United States.  Minutes from the Akron-Canton Airport, there is practically nowhere we can't be within a half day's time.

In addition to the man-day rates (agreed upon prior to commencement of work) QSM bills for reasonable and customary expenses at cost. The use of QSM's services, as well as any training materials or other expenses, is at the client's discretion.  Invoices are processed monthly with payment due upon receipt.