Ohno Circle-Observe & Identify Waste

  Ohno Circle-Observe & Identify Waste Ohno Circle tool was developed by Taiichi Ohno, the father of Toyota Production system. The main purpose of this technique is to observe & identify waste around us. Kizuki is a Japanese word & means “Ability to Notice” Steps: Choose a location in your work environment. Silently stand and […]

Introduction to 5S -The Super Organiser

  Introduction to 5S – Super Organiser The 5 steps of 5S – Super Organiser are as explained below: Sort: This process identifies the items that are required to perform work in the work areas. Clear (sort out) all other items from the work area. It has following benefits: Efficient use of work space Improved […]

Vanila ice cream stopped my car

Sound crazy!!! Isn’t it. Go through an amazing piece of case study of root cause analysis, how a Pontiac car owner surfaced an interesting issue which is hard to believe. A complaint was received by the Pontiac Division of General Motors: ‘This is the second time I have written to you, and I don’t blame […]