Lean Manufacturing

Businesses that succeed on an on-going basis are characterised by consistent features and attributes including:

·      strong leadership

·      a clear vision articulated and supported by measurable KPIs

·      a focus on the value stream as perceived by the customer

·      employees aligned and committed to the company’s strategy

·      continuous process based improvements

·      a relentless focus on removing waste and improving business performance


For a manufacturing company the main elements of becoming lean in manufacturing are:

·      establishing takt times ✪

·      introducing one piece flow ✪

·      introducing pull systems ✪

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