Guide to the 8 wastes of Lean

Guide to the 8 wastes of Lean

What is waste? Any human activity which absorbs resources but creates NO VALUE – This is the direct translation of “Muda” the Japanese term for waste. Use of resources over and above what is actually required to produce the product or service as defined by the...
What is 5S?

What is 5S?

What is 5S? 5S is a simple workplace organization method which is the basis of quality and productivity within an organization. The aim of 5S is to organize a company’s activities in order to increase productivity, reduce waste, and create cost-savings. Each “S” is...