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Value Stream Mapping (VSM)
November 2018 - Newsletter

Value Stream Mapping (VSM) is a mapping tool that enables the representation of the end-to-end business processes of an organization. When fully populated...

Level Scheduling
October 2018 - Newsletter

Level Scheduling (also known as Heijunka) is a manufacturing technique that aims to create a smooth flow of production over a period. Its objective is to minimize...

Hoshin Kanri
August 2018 - Newsletter

Strategy planning is a scientific process of creating strategies, deploying them, evaluating results and implementing lessons learnt and refining the process...

Lean Layout
July 2018 - Newsletter

Lean layout planning is one of the powerful tools for achieving lean by design in the factory. There are many decision that can be taken while committing to a layout...

Lean Labs
June 2018 - Newsletter

SSA recently delivered a “Lean Lab” project for a leading Pharmaceuticals company in India. The company’s Quality control lab was the focus of transformation journey...

ERP Blue Printing & User Requirement
May 2018 - Newsletter

Acme Industries (Name changed) is a leading manufacturer and distributor of a range of Pipes & Fitting products primarily aimed at non-retail customers...

Tackling Complexity in Bespoke Manufacturing
April 2018 - Newsletter

ACME Services (name changed) is a mid-sized furnishing company that deals with interior designing, joinery & related works, primarily aimed for hotels...

Lean Order Fulfilment
March 2018 - Newsletter

ABC is a leading paint industry in Oman. They recently embarked on a lean transformation exercise. One of the key levers they focused on was streamlining...

Lean Business Intelligence System
February 2018 - Newsletter

ABC is a leading manufacturer of transformers & switchgear in Middle East. The company is a big believer in Lean & continuous improvement methods...

Lean and Mean Food Industry
January 2018 - Newsletter

ABC is a leading name in the food industry in Middle East. The company is synonymous with high quality products across categories such as vegetable oils and...

Streamlining Sales & Marketing
December 2017 - Newsletter

This assignment focused on streamlining the sales & marketing activities at ABC, a leading manufacturer & distributor of electrical products in Sri Lanka...

Lean Leader’s Forum in Muscat
November 2017 - Newsletter

SSA International, Oman recently held a halfday conference titled Lean Leader’s Forum in Muscat on 23rd Oct. The primary goal of this seminar was to elucidate...