Are you considering implementing lean manufacturing principles in your plastics operation, but don't know where to begin? Or just wondering what it's all about? PMM's series on continuous improvement offers something for every company leader to think about, no matter where you are in your lean journey.
- Comco and Mercury Plastics show how they've improved through cutting waste.
- Lean manufacturing terms, explained.
- Help is available to get smaller firms into lean manufacturing.
- In-house program guides Engel through supply chain and labor challenges.
- Commentary: Your workers are the key to continuous improvement.
- A successful lean program requires commitment.
- Guest column: Begin with cleaning and organizing your plant.