Value Stream Map Template for Microsoft Excel

Since this post appeared more than four years ago, the Value Stream Map continues to be read and the templates continue (there are three templates by the way, see links below) to be downloaded on an almost daily basis.  In the past four years, much as happened with regards to the manufacturing sector and the […]

VSM Template for Microsoft Excel

Here is a the third version of the widely used VSM Template for Microsoft Excel.   The Value Stream Mapping technique serves to help identify the current process state, the time it takes to execute each process step and whether it is truly business value added (or whether it is really not necessary).  One of […]

Value Stream Mapping for Microsoft Excel

Value Stream Mapping analysis is one of the most important of visual process mapping tools used in lean manufacturing.  Though it is not limited to the manufacturing shop floor and is increasingly finding its place in service oriented scenarios, it continues to do a thorough job in highlighting the visual activities in any given process […]