5 Reasons for 5S

[tweetmeme] John, a young production manager, makes his way onto the production floor to see how an important changeover is progressing. He wanted to make sure everything is moving along as planned because orders are heavy this week and his team needed to be running the next product ASAP. In fact the scheduler wanted it yesterday and the trucks are already at the docks. John is disappointed to learn that the change over is running much longer than scheduled because the team cannot find some of the change parts for the filler…..I am guest blogging today. You can read 5 Reasons for 5S at A Lean Journey

I’ll continue blogging at my site tomorrow. The topic will be implementing 5S. Thank you for following.



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About Christian Paulsen

Christian Paulsen is an Executive Consultant with 20 years of Lean Manufacturing. Chris adds value to organizations by driving process improvement and bottom line savings. Chris intends to help others by sharing the lessons learned after a quarter century of operational leadership, marriage, parenting, and even longer as a Cubs fan. Your comments on this blog are welcome. You can also connect with Chris via LinnkedIn, Twitter, and Facebook in the right sidebar. Chris welcomes your comments. Christian's professional services are available by contacting him through LinkedIn (right side bar)
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