Category: Supply Chain Management

A discussion on Lean, Six Sigma and Kaizen in the context of manufacturing :


Abstract The popular definition of Lean Manufacturing and the Toyota Production   System conventionally consists of the following: To solve the quandary of  waste, Lean Manufacturing has The TPS is often used interchangeably with the terms Lean Manufacturing and Lean. Even more importantly, a Lean    process is characterized by Lean and the Toyota  Production System. The main reason of Lean Manufacturing or TPS is every step of manufacturing should be improved. Lean manufacturing involves never ending efforts to eliminate or reduce “Muda“, a Japanese term used to reduce waste, which does not add value to Supply Chain while  make design, manufacturing, distribution and customer service processes    in the respective Supply Chain. Things are visually displayed: For communicating with all sorts of people in the factory /supply chain unit visual displays are used as a great tool in the lean manufacturing process.Some techniques used in Lean Manufacturing to   eliminate errors of  the equipment operator.  Keywords: TPS,Muda,Lean, 5s,Six Sigma etc. Introduction:   Lean manufacturing is a synchronized method with which a supply chain can eradicate waste from its production process. According to customer needs, production…

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The role of a Supply Chain Manager: A brief discussion


 Introduction:   Sometimes an inevitable question arises about supply chain manager’s role in their respective workplace. In this article, we will try to discuss for a better understanding of this issue. Supply Chain Manager’s engagement:   They are engaged with many facts of the…