Lean

Agile manufacturing vs Lean manufacturing

Agile manufacturing vs Lean manufacturing has been a debate that has run for the last twenty years at least. Occasionally I get asked about these two approaches, with the main...

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7 wastes lean manufacturing

The 7 wastes of lean manufacturing is a great way to spot wastes in your business and find improvement opportunities. This article reminds us of what the 7 wastes are and how...
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What is Kaizen?

I often get asked why I talk about Kaizen in certain situations and don’t just use the phrase ‘continuous improvement’. I live in the UK and a lot of people...