Category Archives: Lean Manufacturing

Lean Manufacturing Training Course UK

Lean Manufacturing Training Course UKThese lean manufacturing training courses we believe are best delivered to meet your specific needs and at a pace to suit you, your business, your staff.A productivity improvement course we believe is best designed to allow you and your staff to actually apply the techniques and receive coaching and feedback. We believe […]

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Lean Manufacturing Workshop

Lean Manufacturing WorkshopLean Manufacturing WorkshopLean, Process Improvement, Re-engineering, Productivity Improvement, Six Sigma – whatever we call it, you may be thinking..”Great, but…What is it all about?What will I and my Team get from it?My Boss suggested we look at lean, how does it work?A friend mentioned it might be useful but I’ve no idea where […]

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Everyone is Responsible For Improvement

EVERY employee has two jobs??…Toyota, the company who have been progressing improvement since the days they made textile looms, take a very progressive and long-term view on kaizen (change good) and employee engagement.(I don’t think they called it Lean, the word doesn’t exist in the index of the Toyota Production System book by Taiichi Ohno, published […]

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Back Shoring UK Manufacturing

Back Shoring UK ManufacturingBack shoring UK manufacturing has come to our attention again. This time in the form of the Paper Cup Company who are based in Clitheroe, Lancashire.They have recently decided to bring production back from China. This move will create 9 jobs initially. So this fits the trend we expect to see for […]

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What is Lean Manufacturing? a free pdf guide

What is Lean Manufacturing? free PDF guideIn recent weeks we’ve been monitoring our new site, watching for Lean Manufacturingterms being used in keyword searches.  Analysing what people are searching for, we’re confident we have something to assist a certain audience we are attracting. The audience that is looking for information on What is Lean Manufacturing?It’s a simple Guide to Lean […]

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Reshoring Manufacturing to the UK – Others Have Done It

Reshoring Manufacturing to the UKAt Levantar we’ve been following closely the trend for Backsourcing or Reshoring manufacturing to the UK. Indeed the same trend is happening in office administration centres as well.Backsourcing or reshoring is not just about bringing jobs back home. More often than not it’s based on sound economic business and social reasons.The main […]

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