More Profitable Growth in Manufacturing


flow beyond Lean to Lean 4.0


More Profitable Growth

– more revenue, lower costs, bigger profits. Makes sense?

But, how to do it?


Sales are up – life is good?

But somehow Costs are going up faster than Sales?

Profitability down, cash being soaked up into Working Capital that isn’t working, Cash-Flow going negative?

Sounds like Lean might be the answer – eliminating waste


Lean has been around for decades, yet there are still those who say, “Lean didn’t really work for us.”

So, “Is there life beyond Lean?”

Yes, but not as we know it.


It’s called flow – joining up the Lean dots, linking and synchronising the output from “islands of Lean excellence”

right through to the bottom line.

So, how to flow beyond Lean to Lean 4.0


more Profitable Growth

better Cash Flow

greater Productivity


Manufacturing processes can become Kaizen’d “islands of excellence” in a sea of redundant inventory. In a 2-minute audio animation see how they can be synchronised in a flow for more Profitable Growth driven by Productivity and Positive Cash-Flow – click on the following, flow beyond Lean.

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A couple of quick questions.

How much time does it take to actually make a fairly typical product in the factory? Minutes or hours?

How long does it take to actually get an order for that product through the factory? Days or weeks?

Why the disconnect?

Mind the gap. It’s filled with cash embedded in Working Capital that isn’t working! Does it really have to be that way?

What would it mean for your business if product was delivered in hours or days

instead of weeks or months

– with increased sales revenue and a proportionate reduction in costs?

How much more Profitable would that be?

How important is it to you to achieve that?


Click here to find out how flow relates to other manufacturing concepts and solutions.

Or Click here to find out about how we implemented flow manufacturing for our customers.

Get the pdf sheet explaining Lean vs Flow

Our founder was nominated as a Nobel Laureate in Economics for Working Capital Management. To know more about flow and its origins in Demand Flow Technology (DFT) follow the link to Wikipedia:


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