VOL 21.20: What Is 5S?
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(September 19, 2020)
5S is a systematic form of visual management utilizing everything from floor tape to operations manuals. It is not just about cleanliness or organization; it is also about maximizing efficiency and profit. 5S is a framework that emphasizes the use of a specific mindset and tools to create efficiency and value. It involves observing, analyzing, collaborating, and searching for waste and also involves the practice of removing waste.
5S includes five terms that all start with the letter "S."
Published by: D. L. Shah Trust, Mumbai
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