What is 5S?

What is 5S?

5S is a business methodology that describes how to organise a work space for efficiency and effectiveness. It originates from 5 Japanese words all beginning with the letter ‘S’ – seiri, seiton, seiso, seiketsu and shitsuke. Although there are many...
What is Lean Six Sigma?

What is Lean Six Sigma?

Lean Six Sigma is a business technique that utilises teamwork to improve performance by reducing and removing waste within an organisation. It makes use of lean manufacturing practices to eliminate the eight kinds of waste (abbreviated as DOWNTIME – Defective...