Can Tool Shadows Create Order and Teamwork?

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Too much Time wasted searching for items Stan was the first shift supervisor and Kevin the second shift supervisor at a candy factory. Along with a myriad of other problems, they noticed that the operators spent an inordinate amount of time searching for brooms or brushes to clean the equipment that kept it from jamming […]

5S Sort – Polling Question

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Time to Vote Again! 5S Sort – Polling Question The big election is over, but you can still vote! Okay, your really just taking a  quick poll on 5S Red Tagging. Share your thoughts on 5S Red Tagging and we’ll share the poll results!   Thanks for taking our poll! If you have any ideas […]

The Worst Thing You Can do to Your Tools

The Worst Thing You Can Do To Your Tools

What’s the worst thing you can do to your tools? Not treat them right! Your tools are what help you accomplish your tasks, they make you productive, and they can even make you a hero. Have you ever seen a tool drawer that looks like this? Probably, yes – unfortunately, it is all too common. […]

Save Time on Changeovers with Visual Gauge Marking

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Save Time on Changeovers with Visual Gauge Marking The Benefits of Gauge Marking While working on a quick changeover project documenting the current state I noticed that the operator, Guizar was using valuable time trying to get an air cylinder to raise a platform into position. Unfortunately, out of the original 90 minute changeover on the […]

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