New Hourly Production Boards Support 5S and Lean Activities

Press Release Summary:

Visual Workplace’s Hourly Production Boards offer at-a-glance view of goal vs. actual production. These boards help managers and team members to monitor current status of production. Units provide snapshot of operations, overview of production trends and increases accountability and problem solving tactics. Boards provide trends on production, costs, quality, safety and delivery of the shipment.

Original Press Release:

Track Productivity and Trends Visually with Production Boards: Visual Workplace Production Boards Support 5S and Lean Goals

BYRON CENTER, MI – Visual Workplace, Inc. offers a complete line of hourly production boards to support 5S and Lean activities. Production boards provide an at-a-glance view of goal vs. actual production. They allow managers and team members to see current status and quickly identify where production is not meeting the expectation and take corrective action.

Effective visual production boards provide:

  • Snapshot of current operations – goals vs. actual production
  • Overview of production trends
  • Improved accountability by allowing managers and team to track performance in a single, central place
  • Increase shift communication and problem-solving tactics

Key performance standards:

  • Production – actual vs. goal
  • Costs – actual vs. budgeted
  • Quality – conforming vs. non-conforming material 
  • Safety – recordable vs. non-recordable injuries
  • Delivery – On-time vs. past due shipment

Visual Workplace can create custom production boards quickly and affordably. Our design team can add your logo or specific information to fit your needs without paying extra. If you don’t measure it, how can you improve it?

Media Contacts:

Company: Jennifer Hayes | 616.583.9400 | 

Agency: Julie Eleftheriou | 952.913.3065 |


Visual Workplace is a global provider of 5S and Lean products that help users effectively implement and sustain an organized workplace that speaks for itself, that is self-ordering, self-explaining, self-regulating and self-improving. Visual Workplace solutions are used in a wide range of industries such as automotive, consumer products, food and beverage, aerospace, retail, telecommunications, government/defense, pharmaceutical, healthcare and education, among others.

The heart of Visual Workplace’s product line is the new Mobile In-House Sign Shop®, which enables users to make professional, custom signs quickly and easily, and at a fraction of the cost of a third party. Request a live demonstration of the Mobile In-House Sign Shop today. For more information or to request a free copy of our guide, visit, email, or call 1-616-583-9400.

All Topics