Glossary: Lean Production and quality management

IB Business Management: Glossary: Lean Production and quality management

AndonThis is a method of lean production that uses audio-visual controls and warning systems to indicate the status of particular aspects of the production process.BenchmarkingThe routine process of an organization comparing its products, processes (operations) and performance to that of its competitors or its own historical standards.Cradle to cradle (C2C)This lean approach to waste management involves design and manufacturing...


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