A quick list of the main “Lean Manufacturing Tools.” Of course there are many others, but these are the primary tools that can resolve most any manufacturing issues most all of the time.
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5S Visual Workplace
Standardized Work Instructions
VSM Value Stream Mapping
TPM Total Productive Maintenance
Kaizen Blitz Events
Error & Mistake-Proofing
Self-Directed Work Teams
SMED Setup Reduction
Inventory & Lead Time Reduction
TOC Constraint Management
2-Bin Auto-Replenishment System
Quality System Certification
Lean Six Sigma