Lean Manufacturing Tools

Lean Manufacturing Tools

Lean Manufacturing focuses upon the elimination of waste in all its forms.  Gemba Services help organisations identify and plan interventions that systematically eradicate wastes and reduce re-occurrence. Attention must be given to the value generation from manufacturing activity and the added value created for customers through sustained improvement activity.  It can be a huge task for the organisation to maintain this level of control and momentum.  With the Gemba Connected systems, key performance indicators are designed to monitor and alert value losses to those who can affect it in real-time, ensuring the activities remain as lean as possible, releasing managers to focus on their teams, not just the numbers.

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Westland Garden Health is the UK’s largest manufacturer of bird food, with a specialist seed blending facility, based in Driffield, East Yorkshire. They have a 75,000 sq. ft. manufacturing facility where over 6000 tonnes of Westland Garden Health’s 600-plus products are produced each month over 4 high capacity production lines.