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The 5S Pocket Guide Paperback – 23 Feb 1998

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  • Paperback: 64 pages
  • Publisher: Productivity Press; 1 edition (23 Feb. 1998)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0527763381
  • ISBN-13: 978-0527763381
  • Product Dimensions: 8.9 x 1.3 x 13.3 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 3.4 out of 5 stars 2 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 1,016,353 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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This pocket guide is designed to enhance awareness of the principles behind the 5S System and identify the impact the 5S's have on improving efficiency and promoting a safe working environment. In a condensed version, the pocket guide outlines a disciplined methodology for implementing the 5S's. The book is organized around a six-step method: planning a course of action; educating the work group; evaluating the work area; initiating the 5S's; measuring the results and maintaining 5S activities. The benefits of the 5S System are numerous and include: reduced cycle time, increased floor space, reduced lead times, reduced training cycles, lowered accident rate, enhanced communication, and reduced inventory. Give this handy pocket guide to all your employees to build 5S awareness throughout your plant. (Quantity discount available - call for details)

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1.0 out of 5 starsDon't buy it. Buy the 5S Pocket Handbook instead.
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