Archive for the ‘Lean Manufacturing’ Category

How Executing Lean Principles Can Increase Overall Sales

January 11th, 2016 | Posted by LEP Weekly | No Comments
How Executing Lean Principles Can Increase Overall Sales A Lean Enterprise Partners Learning Series Original The importance of having sales representatives equipped with the skills needed to not only drive new business ...

Are Suppliers Putting Kinks in My Supply Chain?

December 7th, 2015 | Posted by LEP Weekly | No Comments
Managing a supply chain can be a strenuous job. No matter how accurately a company tries to forecast production needs, there is always a chance that the product could become ...

Six Sigma or Lean Methodology?

December 4th, 2014 | Posted by LEP Weekly | No Comments
Six Sigma or Lean Methodology? These two should go hand in hand! There should be coexistence between the two terms – one concept should not replace the other. There has been plenty of ...

5S Methodology and Lean Production

September 30th, 2014 | Posted by LEP Weekly | No Comments
What is 5S Methodology: “5S Methodology is the name of a workplace organization method that describes how to organize a work space for efficiency andeffectiveness by identifying and storing the items used, ...

What is OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness)?

September 3rd, 2014 | Posted by LEP Weekly | No Comments
What is OEE (Overall Equipment Effectiveness)? OEE or Overall Equipment Effectiveness is a key metric used in Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) that improves and monitors the efficiency of a company’s manufacturing processes.  By simply calculating ...

Lean Manufacturing: Should Your Company Implement it?

July 31st, 2014 | Posted by LEP Weekly | No Comments
Lean Manufacturing: Should Your Company Implement it? Every company has slightly different needs. Your economic situation, workforce skills, and challenges play a large role in determining the path you should take ...

What is Lean Methodology?

June 30th, 2014 | Posted by LEP Weekly | No Comments
What is Lean Methodology? Lean manufacturing or lean production, often simply “lean”, is a systematic method for the elimination of waste within a manufacturing system. Lean also takes into account waste ...
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