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The Word of The Month: Standardization

Word of the Month



– A detailed definition of the current best practices for performing a process; evolved through ongoing CI initiatives resulting in updated Standard Operating procedures, often called “provisional standards”

– Standard Work—today’s best practice for performing a task that is known and practiced by all. The place where improvement begins. Main components of standard work are: takt time, line balancing, work sequence, and standard in-process inventory

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