Gemba Kaizen: JIT Pays
Gemba Academy continues to grow its library of Lean and Six Sigma learning resources every day. Along with our brand new videos, we also have a rich archive of content featuring concepts that are as relevant today as they were in the early days of lean. Originally produced by the Kaizen Institute, we are delighted to share with you this video series on kaizen and Just-in-Time production.
The Muda of Inventory
Discover what the muda of inventory is and learn how eliminate it. Nancy Castonguay of Wiremold describes how they transitioned from batch production to one piece flow.
- 0:06 – The harmful effects of the muda of inventory
- 0:51 – How the muda of inventory promotes other kinds of muda
- 2:00 – How Wiremold transitioned from batch production to one piece flow