Purpose of Assignment
The purpose of this assignment is for students to evaluate the lean techniques applied to business in today’s workforce.
Note: Students and Faculty seeking more information on this assignment can refer to Ch. 14 of the Operations and Supply Chain Management textbook.
Select a business(NIKE) which incorporates lean manufacturing.
Evaluate how this firm uses lean strategies and how much lean techniques has improved the firm’s efficiency.
Evaluate ways the firm can go even further to make improvements using lean techniques.
Use the results you obtained from evaluating this firm to apply to a business (WALMART) which currently does not use lean.
Develop a 1,050-word report in which you describe your lean evaluation project.
Format your assignment consistent with APA guidelines.
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