Visual tools are an essential part of any lean transformation, and understanding correct application of appropriate tools is crucial. This book clearly illustrates how successful organizations, such as Boeing and Maytag, have implemented visual tools in their operations. It shows both their respective achievements and the challenges they faced. Visual Tools: Collected Practices and Cases provides a variety of case studies taken from articles previously published in Lean Manufacturer Advisor - the monthly newsletter by Productivity Press.Speer, who is director of Maytag a#39;s LeanSigma program in its major appliance division, believes it is a aquot;not for the sake of housekeeping. Thata#39;s a result. But for the sake of developing discipline, aquot; he says. His conclusion is based on recentanbsp;...
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