line turnaround

line turnaround

[′līn ′tərn·ə‚rau̇nd]
(communications)
The time required for a half-duplex circuit to reverse the direction of transmission.
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He was also instrumental in setting up a new finance department in its Spanish subsidiary, and performing a structural review at its sister company which led to a bottom line turnaround. Following his tenure at Agrisense, Neil took 18 months out of the manufacturing world to fulfil an ambition of working for a charity.
Actual line turnaround times improved 16 percent over the first three months after the line WIP loading was reduced 20 percent and the fixed WIP release and new priority policies were introduced.
The bottom line turnaround was achieved despite a 1% decrease in sales for the 26 weeks to $12.57 billion from $12.70 billion, as lower pharmacy same-store results combined with a net 39-unit drop in the chain's store count over the last 12 months.