6 Lean Manufacturing Techniques to Improve Your Manufacturing Process

Lean manufacturing works to minimize waste and maximize production to improve manufacturing processes. Waste is defined as anything that doesn’t bring value to the customer.

With several lean manufacturing techniques to choose from, companies can find one that fits best with their production process. Keep in mind that you can combine techniques for added benefits.

We’ve put together the top six lean manufacturing strategies to help improve your manufacturing processes:

  1. Kaizen technique
  2. The 5S of lean manufacturing
  3. Six big losses
  4. Overall equipment effectiveness (OEE)
  5. Machine monitoring
  6. Workforce intelligence and insights