The waste of motion or movement is any motion or movement by people and or machines that does not add or create value.
What types of motion waste do you observe from day to day?
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The mission of an organization is often depicted as a statement. It is a written statement which defines an organization's core purpose. According to the business dictionary a properly crafted mission statement:
Reference: Business Dictionary - Mission Statement
Muri is the overburdening of operators or equipment. Muri often asks or sometimes requires either people or machines to work much harder and much longer than a regular or "appropriate" schedule would.
What examples of Muri can you think of? Place your answers in the comments section below.
A make to order production environment is one in which manufacturing or in the case of a service, service, starts only after receiving a customer's order.