There are many reasons to research and implement lean manufacturing techniques. First and foremost, you can lower your costs and reduce lead time which will save you money. Other lesser known reasons are that lean manufacturing can actually improve the experience for both your customers and your employees. "A study of lean manufacturing employees from the European Journal of Logistics Purchasing and Supply Chain Management indicated employees reported lower staff turnovers, better cross-section competence and reduced stress levels."
Lean manufacturing, often referred to as just “lean,” is a process manufacturers can adopt into their operation that helps to reduce as much waste as possible. The more tenants of lean manufacturing you follow, the greater the benefits you’ll experience. Discover how lean manufacturing gives you a competitive advantage in the marketplace in addition to the benefits you see in your facility: Read More