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A better way to track improvements using the 8 Wastes

A Better Way to Track the 8 Wastes in your Lean Program.

Easily track which projects are benefiting your Lean Manufacturing Program- starting with the 8 Wastes.

Define Your Wastes with Tags:

Settings –> Categories / Tags / Pareto

  • New companies have the 8 Wastes of Lean set as default tags
  • Tags can be added and deleted to customize the list

The 8 Wastes of Lean Manufacturing are:

  1. Defects
  2. Overproduction
  3. Waiting
  4. Non-Utilized Talent
  5. Transportation
  6. Inventory
  7. Motion
  8. Excess Processing

Assign Tags to Projects

  • Charter Tile:
    • Can also create new tags by typing in the input field
    • Select the box(es) to assign a tag to the project
    • Can deselect tags but can only delete tags from the Settings

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Track your Projects based on the 8 Wastes and other Tags

  • Project Summary Report:
    • Create a report to visualize how many projects are eliminating each waste

2020-07-10T19:09:44+07:00 July 9th, 2020|Blog, Tips and Articles|

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