What are Lean terms?

When working to start or expand a lean manufacturing system, you will run across a variety of different terms. If you’re not familiar with them, it can be quite confusing. While no facility uses every one of the terms listed, it is good to at least have a basic understanding of what they mean so you can respond appropriately when they are used. The following are some of the most commonly used lean terms today.

Understanding Lean Terms


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