The 8 Wastes of Lean: Part 3 – Motion

The next part of our 8 Wastes series is one of the less tangible types of waste. Motion occurs in every work station, and while each movement made adds to the overall cost…

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The 8 Wastes of Lean: Part 2 – Inventory

One of the challenges faced when stocking a product range, packaging supplies, group of components or collateral, lies in the storage and transport of the goods. Stored goods and parts provide no value…

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The 8 Wastes of Lean: Part 1 – Transport

Signet’s Continuous Improvement program is a key way of keeping business competitive. The organisation has learned through experts and experience about how to remove waste from the workplace, in line with recent international…

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Signet’s pallet wrap guide – What you need to know

Pallet wrap is a plastic film that protects and secures products to themselves or to a pallet for transport or storage purposes. As there are a variety of stretch films available, it can…

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Packaging Pallet Wrap