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At LMJ, we want you to understand lean manufacturing. That’s why we clearly explain the principles, terms and techniques necessary for a successful lean implementation.
The third step in the 5S process is a good 5S cleaning of the work area.
The most effective way to ensure components are where they need to be at the correct time is through implementation of standardized material handling routes.
Not sure what lean can do for your company? This page explains the benefits of lean manufacturing as well as some of the challenges.
Our Lean Manufacturing Materials Store is a selection of some of the best available material to help you implement/understand lean.
Waste of waiting can be difficult to identify if you don't know where to look. It may be obvious to some but not to others.
Parts and components need to move throughout the facility, but can you tell if you have waste of transportation?