Standardize, the fourth step in the 5S methodology

Standardize - 5S - example

Standardize is the fourth step in the 5S methodology. It relates to the standardization of the first three processes in the 5S system – Sort, Set in Order, and Shine. Here is a closer look at the Standardize distinction.

Set, the Second Step in the 5S Methodology:

Example of Set in order

Set, Set in Place, or Set in Order, is the second step in the 5S methodology. It relates to orderliness, sequence, and placement of objects in a logical position. Here is a deeper dive into this second 5S distinction.