Evaluating Process And Supply Chain Design

Evaluating Process and Supply Chain Design, choose 2 of the following questions to discuss and respond with a minimum of 175 words:

  • What is the lean concept and why is it important to study?
  • How can lean be applied to manufacturing and service processes?
  • Will lean work in service environments? Why or why not?
  • Discuss ways to use lean to improve one of the following: a pizza restaurant, a hospital, or an auto dealership.
  • Why is lean hard to implement in practice?
  • Explain the relationship between quality and productivity under the lean philosophy.