Archive for Lean Organizations – Page 5

Do you Poka-yoke?

Paul Akers discuss how at a Japan Starbucks they use Poka-yoke (process used to avoid mistakes) to make sure he gets his soy milk.

In Russian

Want defect-free beer?

Paul Akers shows us how to pour a perfect glass of beer with the perfect head.

How to make a quick high quality improvement video

Paul Akers gives input on how to make a better improvement video.

Sharpening the Knife

Paul Akers explains the great technique of sharpening the knife at a sushi restaurant in Japan.

Pitt Meadows Plumbing Lean

Paul Akers congratulates Pitt Meadows Plumbing for their great job on making Lean videos! You can check out their YouTube Channel here…but we will be posting some of their videos moving forward!

Lean Exposure

Cambridge Engineering takes us along on their Lean journey to McElroy Manufacturing and Tulsa Tube Bending in Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Fastcaps to the rescue again!

Emma at Klime-Ezee, uses FastCap’s namesake, the Fastcap Cover Caps, to fix what bugs her!

Fix What Bugs You

Sometime you just need a giant Fastcap & PowerMags to fix what bugs you! Obviously the guys at Renew Furniture have a lot of time on their hands 🙂

Fastcap, we have to do a lot better!

We watched this at our morning meeting and Paul said, “Fastcap, we have to do a lot better for our country….. let’s make it happen!!!!!”

Lean Chop Saw Station

Gary LeClerc, of Renew Furniture, sent us this video showing how he Leaned out his Chope Saw with the following FastCap Products. Cool!

Best FenceChopShop Saw Hoods
LED Saw Hood Light
10 Million Dollar Stick
CatEyes Glasses
Zero Clearance Tape
Fastpipe