Lean and 5S Supplies

When you want your facility to run more efficiently, Lean manufacturing principles can help. The goal of Lean is to minimize waste in work processes and increase value for customers. When a business implements Lean practices, the result is often a more effective workplace where things run smoothly. Knowing where to begin with Lean might seem daunting, but the right tools can help you start on the right foot.

Shop our selection of Lean tools, Lean training resources, and products to assist with visual communication—an important part of Lean and 5S. For additional information about Lean topics, be sure to check out our free Lean guides covering 5S, Kaizen, Kanban, and Gemba.

Free 5S Starter Download Pack

Free 5S Starter Download Pack

Get our popular 5S Guide e-book, 5S Training Slideshow, 5S Audit Scorecard, and 5S Poster.
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All 5S Products

All 5S Products

The tools for facilitating 5S programs.  

Find the signs, floor markings, organizational products, forms, and labeling kits you need for a successful 5S project or program. With the right tools, you can more easily Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain.

5S Bundles

5S Bundles

Everything you need to implement 5S programs.  

Implement 5S into your facility without any bumps or headaches. Let us help. These bundles are filled with Lean products that were carefully selected by our experts to set you up for 5S success.

5S/Lean Training

5S/Lean Training

Get your team up to speed on Lean.  

Select training DVDs that will keep your employees' attention and make the basics of Lean easy to understand. Training DVDs cover 5S, Lean, and other important topics.

5S For Your Tools

5S For Your Tools

Products built to enhance the Set in Order step of 5S.  

Set In Order calls for focused, intuitive organization in the workplace, and these organizational tools help get your workstations in order quickly. These 5S products will make sure you never waste time searching for a tool again.

5S Label Printers

5S Label Printers

Build your visual communication system.  

LabelTac® industrial printers can get you started printing labels for your 5S program right away. With the free powerful, intuitive labeling software LabelSuite™, you'll be able create labels for visual communication quickly and easily. Transform your workspace with 5S and LabelTac®.

5S/Lean Posters

5S/Lean Posters

Visual reminders to reinforce 5S.  

Post effective visuals throughout the workspace to highlight important Lean topics. With a poster, you can remind people about the steps of 5S, the Wastes of Lean, the significance of Kaizen, and more.

5S Red Tags

5S Red Tags

Durable, sturdy tags for the Sort step of 5S.  

Red tags are a crucial tool in the 5S process. In the Sort step, you're tasked with clearing out unnecessary items from workspaces. Red tags help with making the tough decisions about what stays and what goes.

5S Signs

5S Signs

Communicate 5S effectively messages with these signs.  

5S signs and visual communication helps inform workers how to operate in certain areas, and helps reminds them of the rules, procedures, and practices they should be using to guide their work. Posting wall signs is an important part of the Sustain stage of 5S.

5S Floor Signs

5S Floor Signs

Display 5S messages that are built to last.  

5S floor signs are great communication tools to use in 5S programs. To keep 5S practices up to par, it's important to have visual reminders about the steps of 5S. These signs are built with tough, industrial-grade vinyl, and their low-profile material can withstand heavy traffic.

5S Markings

5S Markings

Build your 5S system of visual communication with these markings.  

These markings will help you successfully implement a 5S program. 5S markings for floor, walls, machinery, and storage areas will help you create a system of visual communication that improve organization, efficiency, and productivity. Get Lean. Let these markings help.

Lean Manufacturing

Lean Manufacturing

Tools to improve productivity and efficiency using Lean principles.  

Lean manufacturing has transformed the way the world produces goods and performs services. The products listed here are meant to help you establish Lean concepts like 5S, Kaizen, Kanban, and more into your facility. Lean will help you make your business efficient, productive, and safe.

5S Audit Tools

5S Audit Tools

Products to help monitor and chart your team’s progress in 5S.  

To maintain your 5S programs, you'll need to spot check work areas to ensure they continue to strive for Lean. This is the 5th S: sustain. These products make it easy to monitor progress and remind workers to follow 5S standards.

Learn about 5S with this easy-to-follow guide.
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  • 5S Red Tags

    5S Red Tags Made from durable card stock Features all needed red tag information Dimensions: 6.25" H x 3" W Sturdy wire tie pre-installed on each tag 100 per pack Use 5S Red Tags to mark items that may need to be removed from the workspace or... More details

  • yellow transparent warning film

    Large sheets 12" X 12" Self-adhesive, sticks to most surfaces Comes in Green, Yellow, Orange, and Red Great film for warning gauges Transparent warning film information Use this colored vinyl film to highlight a number of aspects of your workstations... More details

    Transparent Warning Film

  • Colored Vinyl Chart Tape 1/4" - 2" widths

    Vinyl Chart Tape Easy to apply - no paper backing Works on most whiteboards, wall planners, and walls Great for creating solid, even lines Simple to remove Use vinyl chart tape to make clear, professional-looking charts on your whiteboards and... More details

    Vinyl Chart Tape

  • Foam Drawer Liner (16.625"x22.25")

    Foam Drawer Liners (Single Sheet) for Toolbox Organization Using tool outline foam in your toolbox or tool drawers can help you better organize your tools for increased productivity. Foam drawer liners are made from a cross-link, closed-cell foam... More details

  • LabelTac Adhesive Red Tags

    Adhesive Red Tags 25 tags per order 3" x 5" Sticks directly on tagged equipment 5S adhesive red tags make attaching tags to items quick and easy. They're especially useful for objects that don't have a good tie-point for conventional tags... More details

    5S Adhesive Red Tags

  • Foam Drawer Liner (12"x24")

    Foam Drawer Liners (Single Sheet) for Toolbox Organization Using tool outline foam in your toolbox or tool drawers can help you better organize your tools for increased productivity. Foam drawer liners are made from a cross-link, closed-cell foam... More details

  • 5S Sustain Wall Poster

    5S "Sustain" Poster - 22" x 28" This high resolution poster is designed to remind all employees of the steps to sustaining a 5S environment: Sort, Set In Order, Shine, Standardize, and Sustain. Making use of bright, bold colors, this poster is easy to... More details

    5S Sustain Poster

  • 5S Red Tag Holders

    50 red tags provided per board Easy to locate and store red tags Red tags include wire ties for convenience Can improve any 5S program Adhesive mounting Board Size: 11" x 14" Tag Size: 6 1/4" x 3" 2 magnets and dry erase marker included per board The... More details

    5S Red Tag Holders

  • Foam Tool Kits

    Foam Kits for Tool Organization Using tool outline foam in your toolbox or tool drawers can help you better organize your tools for increased productivity. Foam Tool Kits come with two pieces of durable, closed-cell foam in two high-contrasting colors... More details

  • Kanban Card Racks

    Kanban Card Racks Kanban is a very useful tool for managing inventory and manufacturing schedules. These Kanban Card Racks are useful for managing Kanban Cards in an industrial setting. Priced per column. Wall mountable. Features Available in 12... More details

  • 25 vinyl 5S tool shadow outline kit

    25 Assorted Vinyl Tool Shadows. Perfect for tool organization boards. Easily identify when a tool is in use or missing in 5S programs. Just peel and stick to your board! Each set contains the most popular tool shadows. Call and ask about how our custom... More details

  • 5S in the workplace poster dark by Creative Safety Supply

    Size: 22" x 28" 5S in the Workplace Poster Sort, Set In Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain This newly designed, full-color poster is the key to a Lean workplace. The bold colors will draw attention, reminding people of your commitment to Lean... More details

  • 5S Audit Checklist

    5S Audit Scorecard Download your free 5S Audit Scorecard   Our 5S Audit Scorecard is designed to help you assess your 5S efforts and identify areas for improvement. Its easy-to-read format breaks the process down into each of the five steps of... More details

  • 5S Red Tag Area Poster

    5S Red Tag Area Poster 5S is a tactic used in many businesses to enhance organization and increase productivity. Use a 5S Red Tag Poster to help create greater levels of organization. This poster identifies an area as a "Red Tag Area." Red tag areas... More details

  • Quick Grids

    Sold in single-color packs of 6 15" x 25.3" Customizeable grid pattern Magnetic or peel-&-stick option Designed for use on whiteboards Whiteboard NOT included Quickly and easily create grid panels on whiteboards. Can be used seperately or in tandem... More details

  • Andon LED Stack Lights

    Product Details LED Light(s) only Stack-lights, tower lights and signal beacons are an economical and effective tool for any facility. Commonly used for material, line stoppage indication, quality, supervisor, line leader or team leader requests, plc... More details

  • Industrial Pegboard Kits

    Sold in 2-packs and 4-packs 8 sq. ft. (2' x 4') per board 1/4" thick 24 hooks and 2 bins per board Spacer kit included with each order These pegboard kits are an excellent way to organize your tools and supplies easily and effectively... More details

  • 5S in the Workplace Poster - Light

    Size: 22" x28" 5S in the Workplace Poster (Light) Sort, Set In Order, Shine, Standardize, Sustain This newly designed, full-color poster is a helpful tool for creating a 5S workplace. The 'lean' design will draw the attention of people nearby, reminding... More details

  • 5S Steps Awareness Package

    This package is the perfect way to reinforce 5S principles using visuals. Keep your employees focused on applying and maintaining 5S techniques. Notify your guests and potential customers or business partners that your facility strives for excellence by... More details

  • Preassembled LED Light Stack - Red

    Andon Preassembled 120 volt LED Light Towers These light stacks arrive ready to install at your facility. No waiting around for assembly or parts. 1-5 light stacks available from the options menu. Each light is controlled by an independent 3-way switch... More details

  • 5S Event Cart

    Our 5S Event Cart includes everything you need to kickstart your organization's 5S/6S program and hold successful 5S events and audits. Includes helpful printed guides and Audit Scorecards for keeping track of 5S progress; 5S Marking Tape for marking... More details

    5S Event Cart

  • Dry Erase Contour Board

    Available sizes: 24"x18" and 48"x36" White melamine surface Non-magnetic Grey plastic frame with round corners One marker included Can be mounted vertically or horizontally Quickly and easily install these dry erase boards throughout your facility... More details

  • 5S Sustain Awareness Package

    This 5S package includes a variety of carefully selected visual reminders to help sustain the principles and practices associated with 5S. These visual products not only remind employees about pertinent 5S practices, but they make other people such as... More details

  • LabelTac® 4 Starter Bundle

    LabelTac® 4 Starter Bundle Complete your workplace labeling projects fast with a LabelTac® 4 Starter Bundle. You’ll get all the tools you’ll need to start printing labels right away: a LabelTac® 4 printer, multiple colors of... More details

    LabelTac® 4 Starter Bundle

  • Red Tag Area Poster

    Red Tag Area Poster Size: 22"x28" Quickly and easily point out a temporary destination for your Red Taged Items. Great for 5S Events, and regularly daily operations to give a destination for Red Taged Items that need to be delt with before they end up... More details

    Red Tag Area Poster

  • 5S Cycle – Wall Sign

    5S Cycle – Wall Sign Clearly remind employees of the 5 key steps of increasing and improving productivity within your facility, with the 5S Cycle Wall Sign. The 5S Method is a widely popular system which aims to help workplaces increase efficiency... More details

  • Forms of Waste wall Adhesive sign

    Forms of Waste Wall Sign Our “Forms of Waste" wall sign helps employees quickly identify what is classified as waste. There are many different types of waste in the industrial workplace, so it is helpful to define them.  Are you interested... More details

  • 5S Steps Poster Pack (Black)

    5S Steps Poster Pack (Black) Each poster in this set of 5 measures 3 ft X 2 ft and features one of the 5 pillars of 5S. Learn them and you will find yourself and your company working more efficiently to raise your bottom line. Features Size: 36" x... More details

    5S Steps Poster Pack (Black)

  • LabelTac® 4 GHS Bundle

    LabelTac® 4 GHS Bundle Tackle your GHS/HazCom labeling project with this LabelTac® 4 GHS Bundle. It comes with all the tools you’ll need to start labeling: a LabelTac® 4 industrial label printer, label creation software, label supply,... More details

    LabelTac® 4 GHS Bundle

  • 5S Champions Scorecard poster

    Encourage 5S participation through competition with this colorful 5S Scoreboard. Using a LabelTac® printer and colored labels, you can recognize employees who excel in the five areas of 5S (Sort, Set in Order, Shine, Standardize and Sustain). This... More details

  • 5S Color Code Wall Chart

    5S Color Code Wall Chart A great tool for implementing the 5S method in your facility. The 5S Color Codes Wall Chart allows the ability to visually communicate the system of colors used by your facility. Staff and visitors will get the opportunity to... More details

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