Lean Enterprise

Lean Enterprise is a philosophy based on understanding the customer’s need and using a systematic approach to identify and eliminate waste through continuous improvement. This philosophy is designed to bring about rapid, planned, controlled and measured change to the performance of an organization to maximize customer value. Simply, lean creates more value for customers with fewer resources.

VMS as a Lean Enterprise


  • 100% of employees formally trained in Lean principles
  • Over 75% of employees have earned the Lean Master designation – signifying they have actively participated in a Kaizen event
  • VMS runs Kaizen events that are focused on both the office and manufacturing areas of the organization
Lean Enterprise