Howard Coleman

Howard Coleman is the Principal of MCA Associates, a management consulting firm since 1986. MCA Associates works primarily with wholesale distribution companies that are seeking operational excellence. Coleman and his staff of Senior Consultants provide operational excellence - idea-leadership - and implement continuous improvement solutions focused on business process re-engineering, inventory and supply chain management, sales development and revenue generation, information systems and technology, organizational assessment and development, and succession planning. MCA Associates can be contacted at their corporate office in CT at 203-732-0603, at their Florida Southern Regional Office at 561-989-3221, or by email at hcoleman@mcaassociates.com. Visit their website at www.mcaassociates.com.

Articles written by Howard Coleman

If your company has growth aspirations, then a modern design of your distribution center and/or warehouses requires that you enable “speed-of-flow” to obtain increased order...more...

Given the speed of change in wholesale-distribution, particularly in the “business value” every wholesale distributor will need to project, operational excellence (OPEX) will become more...more...

In wholesale-distribution, unlike in manufacturing environments, wasted time does not litter the factory floor like wasted material does. Wasting time differs from wasting material in that...more...

There is much written about transformational leadership. They fill our book shelves, article after article and book after book. In fact, just look on LinkedIn...more...

As a consulting firm, MCA Associates has done some great work, I believe, with our wholesale distribution clients in modernizing their distribution centers and warehouses...more...

Maybe you know this story; Italian economist Vilfredo Pareto observed in 1906 that 80% of the land in Italy was owned by 20% of the...more...

Performance measurements do have a way of getting our attention, don’t they?

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Performance measurements have a way of getting our attention, don’t they? But sometimes they have us focusing on the short-term – or on the wrong...more...