Digitally Powered Lean

Article | 19 Apr 2021

The emergence of Industry 4.0 didn’t make Lean manufacturing principles less important. With the right approach, digital manufacturing has the potential to accelerate and extract more value from Lean practices.

The second installment of the Digitally Powered Lean series examines how Digitally Powered Lean supports Continuous Improvement and extends the capabilities to find and eliminate waste.


  • Transforming business by transforming processes
  • Seven types of waste to be eliminated
  • Value Stream Mapping 4.0
  • Connecting process and data
  • Plan-Do-Check-Act for visible and invisible waste