Study Guide – Toyota Way Fieldbook – VSM

  Starting the Journey of Waste Reduction Part 3 Chapter 3 - VALUE STREAM MAPPING APPROACH By Swati Jadhav Recently I had a chance to read the book called [...]

Toyota Way Fieldbook – “Study Guide”

Overall, we have found the Fieldbook to be a great tool for those interested in "middle of the road" lean implementation.  Not "Big Picture" nor "Fine [...]


"Today’s standardization…is the necessary foundation on which tomorrow’s improvements will be based. If you think “standardization” as the best you [...]

I got no stink’in problem!

“Sometimes no problem is a sign of a different problem” – Mark Rosenthal, author of The Lean [...]

Keep it LOW!

“Due to the set-up times, the tendency is to produce in batches that are larger than the order quantities. This supposedly utilizes the equipment [...]