How Ridley feed mills benefit from lean principles

How Ridley feed mills benefit from lean principles

Ridley’s director of lean Chris Petersen discusses how the adoption of lean manufacturing principles improve customer satisfaction, workflow in feed manufacturing

The application of lean principles to U.S. manufacturing operations took hold in the 1990s when James Womack, Daniel Jones and a group of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) researchers introduced the concept of lean, or the elimination of waste from a manufacturing process, as shorthand for Toyota’s production model. Since, countless businesses in all industries have adopted the continuous improvement mindset implemented using lean methodology.