CONWIP

Constant Work In Process. This is another way of defining FIFO. (See FIFO.) - Institute of Operational [...]

Waste Muri Mura Muda – 003

When it comes to the Japanese terms Muri, Muda, and Mura, more often than not people will put Muda first, because it refers directly to the waste being [...]

Kanban – FREE LEAN-PAC9

Kanban, which directly translates into signboard or billboard in Japanese, is a scheduling system for lean production used in businesses who promote, use, and [...]

Kaizen | FREE LEAN-PAC9

Kaizen is a term used by the Japanese which directly translates into "improvement". However, it most generally refers to the practice of continuous [...]

JIT LIST of Methodologies

Sepheri provides a list of methodologies of JIT manufacturing that "are important but not exhaustive": 1. Housekeeping – physical organization and [...]