Month: December 2018

The Tools of Lean

2 min read Lean, the manufacturing methodology, impacts nearly every aspect of the business in order to reduce and eliminate wastes while maintaining or improving quality. Lean can be worked into virtually any part of a business and in any area in a facility. The scope of Lean is broad and can sometimes be seen as abstract. To achieve the goals of Lean and accomplish its objectives, there are many tools at your disposal in the Lean tool box. The following are just a few tools that you can use when implementing or practicing Lean: → 5S: 5S is a tool used to organize

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