Lean New Product Development
Ideally combined with the Innovation Engineering process of filling your growth pipeline with profitable new product ideas, CITEC offers Lean Product Development tools and techniques – inspired by Toyota’s Lean Product Development Methodology -- that will result in:
- Maximizing customer value
- Better management of your idea portfolio
- Improved resource efficiency with lower program / development costs
- Better quality products with fewer engineering changes after launch
- Radically reduced time to market
- And, significant improvements in the quality of work life for your product development team members and their managers
Lean Product Development is designed to accelerate the product development process by taking out the 9 wastes commonly found in normal product development efforts and by changing the way the product development process works. Lean Product Development applies 5 key Lean principles to radically improve the Product Development Process: Define Value; Map the Flow of Value; Achieve Continuous Flow; Pull; and, Seek Perfection.
To learn more, contact Business Development Director Rob Oram today.