Toyota’s Quality Tool: 5S

“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.” — Aristotle

5S is one of Toyota Production System’s (TPS) many renowned philosophies, which aims to keep things in order, make problems more visible and in turn, quicker to solve. Ultimately, the 5S system should be integrated into the company by way of making it a natural habit in the work culture. Continue reading