06 Jan 2018
All Hands on Deck The Lean Assessment

A PerfOps Lean Assessment goes beyond process optimization

All Hands on Deck: The Lean Assessment

All Hands on Deck The Lean Assessment
Collaboration and Communication

Leaner processes create more value for the customer while generating higher job satisfaction for your team. During a Lean Assessment, we work with your team to create a roadmap that promotes continuous improvement in all departments. The goal is to eliminate waste without adding cost. Lean will increase throughput and bring value to the customer beyond their expectation.

Common Wastes Eliminated in a Healthy Lean Environments
  • Management is not promoting an ongoing Lean initiative
  • Time-consuming and wasteful meetings
  • Employees and Customers poorly represented in decision making – Voice of Employee (VoE) and Voice of Customer (VoC)
  • Low team engagement
  • Insufficient tracking of daily continuous improvement metrics and promoting solutions
  • Hidden waste
  • A sustaining Lean culture will free up operations management to work at a strategic level
26 Dec 2017

Eliminating Waste in Supply Chains

Eliminating Waste in Supply ChainsThe roots of LEAN go back to Henry Ford in the early 20th century and the auto assembly lines in Highland Park, Michigan. Fast forward a few decades to post-World War II and Ford’s philosophy to when standardize processes became the basis of the Toyota Motor Company’s approach to automate manufacturing steps and deliver products just in time.

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13 Dec 2017

General Kitting versus Kitting Using Lean Thinking

Kitting Assembly:

General Kitting versus Kitting Using Lean Thinking:

General Kitting is a natural, value-added process that is a part of many sortation and order fulfillment centers. In a production kitting operation, individually separate but related items are grouped, packaged, and supplied together as one unit. Kitting often includes processes such as invoicing, packing, sealing and labeling:Read More