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  1. Know where you are today before embarking on an improvement plan and set goals


The Lean Manufacturing Assessment utilizes a set of manufacturing principles related to the world-class Toyota Production System, commonly referred to as Lean Manufacturing practices. The assessment is used as a self-evaluation tool for job shops and manufacturing companies. It sets the baseline to perform a Lean Manufacturing gap analysis by targeting and monitoring areas for improvement.

Assessment includes:
Category 1: People - Continuous lmprovement, Training, Supplier/Customer Alliances

Category 2: Just-In-Time - Continuous Flow, Pull Systems, Leveling, Quick Changeovers

Category 3: Operational Excellence - 5S, Quality Process, Work Cells / Areas as Profit Centers, Visual Controls, Standard Work, Total Productive Maintenance

This assessment comes with an Excel sheet where you can enter the score and develop a graph for both current and future states.

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