Add Lean to Types of Manufacturing Processes

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.
https://www.whatislean.org/lean-process/

TEN KEY TECHNOLOGIES FOR LEAN PROCESS IMPROVEMENT
https://www.isixsigma.com/methodology/lean-methodology/ten-key-technologies-lean-process-improvement/

Lean Process Requirements
https://link.springer.com/chapter/10.1007/978-3-319-17410-5_4

LEAN PROCESS OPTIMIZATION FEATURES
https://positka.com/lean-process-optimization/