What is Seiri?
Seiri is defined as the sorting out of necessary equipment or material in required and non required items. Seiri is the identification of the best physical Organization of the workplace. It is the series of steps by which we identify things which are being held in the workplace when they shouldn't, or are being held in the wrong place. Benefits of Seiri: Clear identification of materials. Removal of scrap. Increased space for utilization. Cleanliness in the office or work place. Methodology: The major element of Seiri is simply a critical look at the area. Involving cross-functional teams, or looking at each other's areas. Eliminate the obsolete items. Red tagging for uncertain items.