Methods of lean production (Kaizen (Advantage (Everyone has the chance…
Methods of lean production
Everyone has the chance to give out their ideas, so everyone is motivated
Through differential ideas, the productivity improved
Workers operating is much cheaper than investing money.
Managers need time to figure out whether the solution is great.
Sometimes the ideas they think about is not useful
The workers would be pressure if they set goal like 2 ideas per week.
Everyone participates in the process of improving productivity
Just in time(JIT)
It requires reliable suppliers
When the demand for consumer is so high, it needs time to finish.
It may loses some sales because it only produce when they are ordered
Less time for quality control
easy to change the product
The waste is limited.
Do not have inventory, which lowers cost
Close ties to suppliers
The business only produce when the product are ordered.
Work areas are well organized
Time is not wasted on finding things or moving them around
Everyone feels motivated because they have their own works to do
Increase the productivity
The workers will not be boring due to the variety of work.
When one work is sick or absent, the total productivity will decrease.
The work is devided into several groups. Each unit of group do a certain amount of work. The work for each will change all the time. People do not need to stay on only one work.