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5S Superhero Style for Enterprises and Suppliers

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In the spirit of the holiday season let’s have a bit of fun.  In a previous post we wrote about standardisation and 5S as the foundation for supplier development.  During the holidays I took my kids to watch Big Hero 6.  It was a lot of fun and I would recommend it to anyone with kids.  Always attentive to continuos …

Standardisation as the Cornerstone of Supplier Development

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Standardisation as a pillar of economic growth Even though the roots of Supplier Development lie in Lean Improvement the role of standardisation has been significantly overlooked in most Supplier Development practises. In the cases where it has been emphasised it has mostly been done as a record keeping function without embedding it in the operations of the company being developed. To many …