Want improved profitability, efficiency, service and safety? Then try 5-S
Also called 6-S (the sixth S being Safety) 5-S is a process that has been proven for decades in the Japanese manufacturing industry. In the last decade top US companies have also adopted the 5-S solution to:
- improve their organizational efficiency
- reduces waste in all forms
- cuts hidden and direct costs
- cuts down employee frustration when "the system doesn’t work"
- improves speed and quality of work performance
- improves safety
- creates a visually attractive environment
The 5-S process is comprised of five Japanese words, each beginning with "s." Their English equivalents are:
- Simplify/ Straighten
This course has been designed to walk you and your staff through the 5-S process in order to reduce all forms of wastes within your operations.