How far can you take lean manufacturing practices before you cross the line of what makes sense economically versus doing what a pure lean implementation tells you that you should be doing?
Sorting though and looking at what you have on a website seems to take a while because not only are you cataloging what is there, you’re making decisions on its importance.
Setpoint builds custom lean equipment for manufacturing companies. This clip takes a machine from concepts on a white board through design and build of a machine.
After sorting through the more than 500 items we ended up with only 75 that we actually needed to keep.
Each year at Setpoint as we begin the New Year we go through the 5 S process in our office. We sort through everything at our desks, the shop, closets, and in the office in…