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5S TO CREATE MORE DIE RACK SPACE


March 17 through 21, 2003

Team members: John Oxton, Billy Diviney, Enrique Diaz, Jose' Santos, Joe Cedillo and David Floyd

This event took a total of 140 hours to complete.

    ACTIVITIES

  • Rearranged racks (die cast dies, trim dies and finished goods) to create room for new die racks.
  • Set up 5 new die cast die racks
  • Created labels and new die cast die location list
  • Relabeled all die cast die racks


    BENEFITS

  • Created more storage space for die cast dies
  • Additional storage room for finished goods
  • Finished goods were located closer to the shipping doors to decrease truck loading time (loading time for a large customer was reduced 30%)


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