I’m not exactly sure what you mean by a “data-based operation” but I can agree that 5S makes use of Visual Management. The better the Visual Management, the more effective the 5S!

Elisabeth Swan

Elisabeth is a Managing Partner & Executive Advisor at GoLeanSixSigma.com. For over 25 years, she's helped leading organizations like Amazon, Charles Schwab and Starwood Hotels & Resorts build problem-solving muscles with Lean Six Sigma to achieve their goals.