Training and Consulting
Lean and Industry 4.0 are two philosophies which have similar targets. With a higher number of customer specific products and decreasing lot sizes, the Lean philosophy reaches its limits. Industry 4.0 offers an opportunity to support the existing Lean methods. As digitalization is raising new kinds of waste (especially in the area of data), new forms of analyzing value streams are gaining in importance. With an adaption of a typical value stream analysis, it is possible to identify these new kinds of waste and learn how to avoid them.