Discuss how lean thinking has been or could be strategically applied
Research a company in the fast- or quick- food industries. Discuss how lean thinking has been or could be strategically applied to reduce waste in this company. Don’t forget to consider supply chain issues in your discussion. Document your sources.(3-4 pages)
The primary purpose of lean thinking is the maximization of customer value while ensuring that wastes are appropriately minimized. A lean organization exclusively understands the value of its customers by concentrating on the essential organizational processes that consistently increase the value. The final goal is to satisfy the customer with the perfect value through a convenient process that bores zero wastes (Lehtinen & Torkko, 2005)……………………….