Wiki Wednesday – What Industry(s) have you implemented Lean successfully

Wiki Wednesday is where we have 1 topic and several thoughts on the topic from Lean practitioners.

Today’s topic is courtesy of Tim McMahon:

“What Industry(s) have you implemented Lean successfully”


Successfully defined as being better off financially and culturally after Lean than before Lean.

Here are some thoughts to get you started:

I’ve done Lean successfully at computer manufacturing plants, computer re-manufacturing plants, veterinary clinics, job shops, call centers, and a wire harness company.

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