As an operations manager, there are many options for improving the production cycles in your company. Depending on your needs, there are different manufacturing principles that can meet different needs. In lean manufacturing, it is the company’s goal to minimize the cost of production. Luckily, there are books available to learn more about different manufacturing methods.
Brithe Publishing is focused on providing reading materials covering a range of topics in American manufacturing. For operations managers, we understand their need to have high-quality reading materials on the subject. We offer a couple books that give you a deeper education on the subject. Here is a look at lean manufacturing principles and the books we have available.
The Principles of Lean Manufacturing
The ultimate goal of lean manufacturing is to lower the cost of production. All the improvements made in a lean manufacturing process are based on the money spent in all aspects of production. The principles are the elimination of waste, continuous improvement, respect for humanity, levelized production, just in time production, and quality built in.
A quick look at some of these principles will give you a good background of the goals. Eliminating waste is critical in many aspects of lean manufacturing. From the raw materials to inventory, the aim is to minimize waste in all areas. Continuous improvement is something lean marketing always pushes for. They reevaluate the needs of production and continue to reduce the costs.
Agile Manufacturing: Lean Processes that Improve Business Transactions
This book is great for businesses looking for an assertive manufacturing process or successful tools to transform their current process. Change can be difficult to implement when so many practices are already set. But the goal with lean manufacturing is to continually improve the process to lead to a cost-effective process. Here is some of the information you’ll find in this book:
- The four keys that make agile manufacturing successful
- The top 25 tools and techniques of both agile and lean manufacturing.
- How to implement agile manufacturing into our own organization.
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If you are an operations manager that wants to learn more about lean manufacturing, Brithe Publishing has the books to read. Our reading materials provide high-level overviews of successful manufacturing projects. Learn more about the books and purchase them on our website.