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 →
Important Kaizen Event Roles

Important Kaizen Event Roles

A Kaizen Event is a beneficial, action-oriented improvement method that tackles specific goals or needs within a facility, with a quick turnaround due to the narrow scope. Kaizen Events may be used for training, organization, waste elimination, and leadership... Continue reading →