Identifying Waste in SME’S Using Value Stream Mapping- A Review

Paper Topic :

Expert approaches

Author Name :

Suraj R. Gujar

Abstract :

Now days, principles of Lean manufacturing are widely used by industries to eliminate waste (Muda), manufacture better quality product and make the process more efficient. Value Stream Mapping has been recognized as one of the important tool of Lean manufacturing and used to find both value added and non- value added wastes. This paper covers the review and classification of literature on VSM, as there is hardly few papers on literature review of VSM, so it will be very beneficiary for both academician and industry people.

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