I’m back! After a long period of time where I have been focusing on finishing lots of reports and projects, I finally have a moment to think, write, and share about my trips around the Sta...
Anytime I visit a client who is eager to implement Lean Manufacturing tools, my first question is what do you need and why? And in many occasions, clients ask for reducing inventory and speeding up pr...
Artifex Wine Co, located in Walla Walla, is one of the few custom crush wineries in Washington State. In Artifex, the art of winemaking and the witty of manufacturing intersect. They are a manufacturi...
There were not always grapes in Coyote Canyon.
First, it was an arid plot of land, used to test bombs in WWII.
Then, the Andrews family tried growing wheat there, with mixed results.
In 1953, th...
Okay, time to get personal.
Some of my very personal interest are, in no particular order:
Wine; I am from a wine region in Spain (Jerez de la Frontera)
Airplanes, because c’mon! They are...
This may be an old map of Walla Walla. . . but not much has changed!
There are days when traveling in rural Washington truly feels like stepping back in time.
What IS This Foreign Object?
Paul and Paradisos del Sol.
Winemaking in Washington is a booming industry and it is the passion of our winemakers. Combining that passion, a prime location with&nbs...
Owner Daniel Flathers is an artisan and creates extremely detailed furniture pieces, custom signs, and custom cabinetry for jobs small and large.
You can find amazing things in East and Central ...