Abstract: What’s a Paynter: A review of a basic Paynter chart format utilizing Excel and reviewing stack graph behavior. Understanding about TOM (Time of Manufacture) is key to effectively leveraging predictive analysis. It’s Already Been Shipped! A high level review of how to determine basic indicators for product containment. Improving the Product. There are generally three causes for product to fail prematurely: It was produced improperly, there is a supply chain issue with the materials or it was not designed robustly enough.