Manufacturing Processes are classified into four presently.
Job – Batch – Line – Continuous flow. – Refer: Krajewski Operations Management
Lean has to be added as the fifth manufacturing process. Lean is a line manufacturing process for multiple products with batch sizes approaching one.
Hence manufacturing processes are to be given as
Job – Batch – Line – Lean – Continuous flow (29 August 2019)
How to create a Lean Process. Step by Step.
TEN KEY TECHNOLOGIES FOR LEAN PROCESS IMPROVEMENT
Lean Process Requirements
LEAN PROCESS OPTIMIZATION FEATURES