Lean Overview. What Is Waste?. Waste is “anything other than the minimum amount of equipment, materials, parts, space, and worker’s time which are absolutely essential to add value to the product.” —Shoichiro Toyoda President, Toyota. Lean = Eliminating the 8 Wastes.
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Waste is “anything other than the minimumamount ofequipment, materials,parts, space,and worker’s time which are absolutely essential toadd valueto the product.”
—Shoichiro Toyoda President, Toyota
Typically 95% of Total Lead Time is
Order Processing, Transport, Storage, Waiting, Rework,
Machine Setup, Inspection, Machine Breakdowns, etc...
TOTAL LEAD TIME
Reducing Total True Lead Time
Large batch sizes increase the lead time of all the products behind it.
Smaller Batch sizes:
- Increase flexibility
- Reduce overall lead times
- Reduces waste and cost caused by extended lead times
Quality at Source