Lean Manufacturing

Working More Efficiently by Tackling Waste

Lean Manufacturing - Working More Efficiently by Tackling Waste

© GettyImages
antos777

Adopt lean manufacturing to streamline your operation.

Have you ever had to wait for someone to finish a task before you could start your own work? Or maybe your team has too many meetings, which are taking up valuable production time.

It is unproductive and a poor use of resources to waste time and effort like this. It can affect the quality of your product, which may ultimately result in customer dissatisfaction. So, how can you tackle waste, be more efficient, and keep your clients happy?

Adopting "lean manufacturing" is one possible solution. It is a practical framework that focuses on the elimination of waste and the continuous improvement of production.

In this article, we'll explore the five-step lean process, and explain how it can deliver a sleeker, more efficient workplace....

Access the Full Article

This article is only available in full within the Mind Tools Club.

Learn More and Join Today

Already a Club member? Log in to finish this article.

Show RatingsHide Ratings

Ratings