What is Lean? productivity People explain Lean Practices, examples are given, their benefits discussed, and tips are given on implementation.

September 7, 2021
Visual Management

Visual Management: making communication easy and fast across a busy factory hall

Visual Management makes the workplace understandable to anyone immediately. It allows anyone to see if the situation is normal or if there are problems. Effective visual management applies the ‘5-meter 3-second rule’: everyone should be able to ‘read’ the situation […]
March 15, 2021
Standard Work

Standard Work – Create Stability and Focus your Improvement

For any operation, the implementation of Standard Work will greatly reduce variability and bring stability to an operation. This improves the quality of the product or service to the customer, improves the throughput of the assets or the process and […]
December 1, 2020
DMS meaning

What is a DMS?

  A DMS is a Daily Management System, which involves holding a daily meeting at a set time, with the team doing the work, standing in front of a DMS board and aim to answer the following questions:   Yesterday: […]
December 1, 2020
5s

5S Principles explained

5S is a Lean / Continuous Improvement practice that originated in Japan and is currently used around the world to organise your workplace. 5S principles are considered a very good place to start a Continuous Improvement program as it has […]