Month: May 2021

How to Perform a Gemba Walk to Improve Your Manufacturing Operations

Guest Blog from Acuity… A great lean tool that is often overlooked and sometimes misunderstood is the gemba walk. Gemba comes from the Japanese word genba, meaning “the actual place.” In lean manufacturing, gemba refers to the place where things happen—the manufacturing floor. However, gemba is more than a walkthrough of the manufacturing or office areas. It’s …

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2 men in factory lane discussing Gemba walk
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