1. Enable product development and do-ability – Risk and do-ability analysis (PER)
This includes input for placement by mapping product to Vendor capability and capacity.
2. Pre-production and failure proofing – Engagement with vendor / factory before production, to download expectations and set up processes and product requirements.
Ensure pre-production closures before bulk is initiated and set up checks and balances to address Critical to Quality aspects.
Work with vendor to upgrade or adjust processes, as required.
3. Problem Solving –work with internal stakeholders to pre-empt challenges - work with PD & S, RM and Finish teams to solve / mitigate them.
4. Vendor Intervention –