Improving Safety With the 5S Safety School Kit

Improving Safety With the 5S Safety School Kit

Keeping employees safe depends on in-depth training and consistency in implementing protective measures, such as physical barriers, limited-access zones, and visual cues. To ensure all staff members recognize and understand the floor markings, signage, and color cues... Continue reading →
Implementing Kanban With Visual Cues

Implementing Kanban With Visual Cues

In any industrial facility, communication and visual cues can improve day-to-day operations—but what process is best for your facility? In facilities that struggle with production backlogs, excess waste, or defective products coming off the line, a visual management... Continue reading →
Glossary of Lean and 5S Terminology

Glossary of Lean and 5S Terminology

Lean and 5S strategies can help improve organization and streamline processes, but what does all of the terminology mean? When you’re trying to understand the basics of the 5S Methodology and Lean Manufacturing, it may help to begin with the definitions of the parts... Continue reading →