What is 5S? One of the methods of determining an organisations approach to its business is to evaluate its workplace organisation capability & visual management standards. 5S engages people through the use of 'Standards' and ‘Discipline'. It is not just about housekeeping...Read more
Like a more lean, productive and clean facility? Do it the 5S and Kaizen way!
What Is The True Cost Of Waste?
Do you realise the true cost of waste? Many companies fail to see how much their waste processes are costing them. We liken this to the iceberg principle whereby only 1/10 of the iceberg is visible whereas 9/10 is hidden and that is the part that can do the most damage. This is the same in business operations...Read more
Are You Minimising The Wastage of Black Sacks?
Once again Longopac QuickBin shows its true colours by helping reduce bag wastage and drastically saving time. At a recent visit to a food factory, we found that bins were being emptied and the black sacks were only 20-30% full! This highlights a huge wastage of liners and unnecessary bag changing as bins...Read more