In manufacturing and on production floors around the world, Lean and Kaizen practices have become commonplace. We have found that it doesn’t stop at the end of a production line or assembly process. In fact, it’s critical to consider the value that can be found in your packaging and preparation for it’s most critical trip – to the end user.
When it comes to export and industrial packaging, the word “lean” is often used to describe objectives. Many companies want lean packaging processes that reduce waste and boost margins. Others may literally want lean packaging that uses few materials, meets sustainability goals and provides critical protection.