Lean and the Corona Pandemic: A Clarification
Interesting article from ‘Better Operations’ on supply chain shortages during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Discussed is how use of Lean initiatives, teamed with digital technologies, can help create more flexible and efficient global supply chains to avoid both stock shortages and surpluses.
“Lean has more to do with the speed of production than inventory reduction.
Lean is about the ability to efficiently and quickly manufacture to meet market demand. In this perspective, Lean is needed more than ever.” T. Netland