Product mix of standardization with the use of Lean Manufacturing for production planning optimization

Renato Mana, Francisco Giocondo César


From the optimization of production setup - Lean Manufacturing - reduce setup times based on this methodology, together with the product mix. It’s attempted to record the problems encountered during setup reduction study, and consequently the dissemination of knowledge through training, on the factory floor, in order to standardize the tools and techniques to be used. As endpoint will be used production and productivity gains in the production line where they held the case study, which is a multinational company in the industrial instrumentation field of high precision. At the end of the article will be proposed suggestions for future studies as a way to complement the methodology proposed in this study as well as possible points of improvement to be explored.


Lean Manufacturing, product mix, setup, flexibilization, case study.


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