One of the hardest things when trying to improve anything is finding the courage to take the first step. Dynamic Architectural Windows & Doors, Inc. of Abbotsford, British Columbia did more than take the first step, they decided to embark on a journey to implement lean manufacturing principles into their business processes. This short video is an account of their journey and results. Enjoy!
Window & Door Manufacturer Implements Lean Manufacturing:
Implementing Lean Manufacturing
This company has demonstrated that it is possible to implement a lean manufacturing production system, even though they are facing the toughest competition in their field. No one can move forward by simply maintaining the status quo. It is a testament to the courage and conviction of their management team because they had the insight to stand up and admit that a problem exists. The hardest part of the process is the sudden realization that you don’t know, what you don’t know! So, how do you get to know? You gain insight and this leads to awareness.