Lean Manufacturing Principles Applied to PPAP Approval Process.

Lean Manufacturing Principles Applied to PPAP Approval Process.

In today’s manufacturing environment, the lack of resources and the high turnover rate in engineering and quality personnel causes tension in the Quality Departments. This is true specially when putting together the PPAPs that will be submitted to the clients but also to review and approve the PPAPs required by the suppliers.

This the reason why in this article, we wanted to identify the 7 Wastes of Lean Manufacturing in the PPAP Approval Process so you can avoid them or at least reduce them. We hope you find these reflections useful:

1.-Defects: The rejection of a PPAP because it does not meet […]