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Can lean manufacturing help you retain employees?

Lean manufacturing can make your business more efficient, but it can also help you retain employees. With large amounts of job openings in the manufacturing field, some compan...

Applying lean manufacturing to warehouse operations

The eight wastes of lean manufacturing can be beneficial when applied to warehouse settings. Bastian Solutions posted examples of each one! Their examples of transportation wa...

How lean manufacturing helps you access your potential

Implementing lean manufacturing techniques can help you unlock your business's potential and take it to the next level. Becoming more efficient saves time and money as Toyota ...

Catch up on the lean manufacturing articles you missed ...

If you're hoping to improve your lean manufacturing strategies, look no further than these great articles from last year! This collection of IndustryWeek's favorite lean stori...

Creating a successful lean manufacturing campaign

Want to create a successful lean manufacturing initiative? Learn from others' mistakes. Business News said, "An effective strategy is to start with desired outcomes, normally ...

Reading up on lean manufacturing

What's the best way to learn about something? Pick up a book! Whether you're already well-versed in lean manufacturing or just starting out, there is always something new to l...

Lean communication strategies

Clear lean communication can make all the difference when implementing new practices at work like lean manufacturing. There are a few communication strategies you can use to m...

How advanced analytics can help you go lean

Advanced analytics are an amazing way that you can get leaner in real time. They can reduce waste by helping you become more efficient. They can also increase your responsiven...

The seven types of waste simplified

Are you ready for a quick and simple lesson on the seven types of waste in lean manufacturing? The first is the time wasted repairing is a defective item. Then, there is proce...

Lean manufacturing and productivity

The benefits of lean manufacturing are far more than just your efficiency. Employee productivity is also affected. Insights said, "Increased employee productivity means strong...

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