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What's good and bad takt?


by Josh Doolan, Monday, August 11, 2014 7:49 AM

A lot of our users talk about good and bad takt. What is good takt time? Takt time is simply a benchmark that enables you as a business to measure your progress over time. Lean flow assists in this process through the use of its charts and graphs. If your volume line and takt line are close to...

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Simple Additions That Mean Big Things


by Josh Doolan, Saturday, May 31, 2014 4:11 AM

In the most recent sprint deployed today we managed to implement a simple yet powerful functionality which will save time and speed up reporting. From feedback we've received it was noted that a lot of Lean Flow users require a particular flow they have set up to not just be related to one product...

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A few UX Touches


by Josh Doolan, Monday, May 5, 2014 10:56 AM

Today we released a few little UX touches. 

Colour Coded Flow Steps

Once of the main philosophies Lean Manufacturing harbours is the concept of making everything as visual as possible. With this in mind we've tried to make the Active Flows Board a little more readable at a glance by colour coding ...

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Adopt advanced Lean Manufacturing tools on a budget - Cheap Scan Devices


by Josh Doolan, Thursday, May 1, 2014 8:24 AM

What makes lean flow so great is no matter how big or small your organisation may be - we've got you covered. Today a user let us know just how cheap their scan infrastructure was - so we thought we'd share! Adopt advanced Lean Manufacturing tools on a budget.

Smart devices are actually cheap...

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Sprint Release: Lean flow scan 1.2 & Lean flow cloud 1.1


by Josh Doolan, Sunday, April 27, 2014 9:50 PM

Last night we pushed out the first release for our initial sprint. This was focused on our scan app and cloud. Every time a sprint is released we will be sure we post it here on our blog.

General Features:

  • Unique ID: Unique ID is a feature that allows user to uniquely identify a flow....

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Chromecast - Stream your dashboard to the floor


by Josh Doolan, Saturday, April 26, 2014 7:05 AM

Today one of our trial members sent us in some photos of how they are using the Google chromecast to visually display their lean flow cloud dashboard. The visually displayed the dashboard charts like Takt Time Count and Volume on to a bigger screen.

Because lean flow is a cloud based app,...

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We're letting you send your custom data guys!


by Josh Doolan, Wednesday, April 16, 2014 4:30 AM

Exciting times. 

Due to overwhelming feedback from our users - we're including in the next sprint release the ability for users to send custom product data to your flows!

Why does lean flow need this?

Based on the feedback we've received it's become apparent that users want the ability to...

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What's in the pipeline


by Josh Doolan, Thursday, April 3, 2014 2:39 PM

We've got a lot planned for Lean Flow. Initially we would love to get the feedback of our valued users. Some of the planned development roadmap task will be listed here soon.

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We've Launched!


by Josh Doolan, Thursday, April 3, 2014 2:35 PM

Lean Flow has begun it's beta Launch today, Exciting stuff.

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