How to start Lean Manufacturing Implementation?Member News
Lean manufacturing aims at minimising waste while maximising productivity. Principles of lean manufacturing streamline business processes and procedures, and help organisations gain advantages in the competitive marketplace. Though many organisations realise the importance of implementing lean techniques, only a few apply them and see real-time benefits. There are various lean manufacturing tools that you can implement within your organisation. How to choose the right tool is the question. Well, the answer is, before choosing different lean tools, organisations should be well aware of the benefits of Lean Manufacturing; such as, improved efficiency, waste reduction, flexibility, increased productivity and customer satisfaction. Once you understand these benefits of Lean manufacturing, the next step is to answer the following questions.
- Why do you need Lean?
- What is the real problem?
- What should be happening?
- Which are the areas that need improvement?
- Are you ready for the shift to lean manufacturing?