Five Principles of Lean: Let the Customer Pull
This session will explain the principles behind Single Minute Exchange of Dies (SMED) and a Pull System (Kanban).
Lean manufacturing considers most set-up time as waste and a non-value activity that must be reduced or eliminated to increase throughput velocity and responsiveness to the customer. The session will explain what set up reduction is and discuss the 5 'Stages' that need to be followed to ensure success.
In traditional manufacturing, 'Pull' is considered a counter intuitive. This session is designed for all employees and especially for employee teams looking to understand what pull systems are, and the simple principles behind their operation.
Upon completion this session, participants will be able to:
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Training Session Information
November 28, 2012 11:00 AM Eastern
1 hour, 30 minutes