Posts Tagged ‘Lean Manufacturing’

5 Principals for Achieving Operational Excellence in a Business

Within a business, a disorganized, cluttered work environment may cause profit loss. To avoid this, it is important to successfully achieve operational excellence through the implementation of a method from LEAN manufacturing: the 5S strategy. The 5S strategy simplifies the work environment with a compiled set of workplace principles for keeping a business in segregate…

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Choosing a Method: Six Sigma vs. LEAN Manufacturing

Six Sigma and LEAN manufacturing principals are used to improve processes and create efficiencies in the overall manufacturing industry. Although the two methodologies gear toward similar outcomes, they both possess contrasting qualities. Six Sigma is a process dedicated to the focus on quality output of a finished product through a data given approach. While cost…

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