Business Sustainability: What is the Lean of It?

Taiga Company blog by Julie Urlaub, Founder and Managing Partner at Taiga Company
Jan 18, 2013 7:00 AM ET

Lean concepts  popularized the supply chain and took procurement and operations to a new level of supply chain management understanding.  Characterized by the efficient movement of materials with minimal work in process and inventory, these integrated process flows were dependent on aligned supplier/customer incentives.  But in 2008 when times became tough and cost cutting became the focus, lean took on a whole new definition.  Today, lean is going back to its root. Click here to continue reading, Business Sustainability: What is the Lean of It?

Home to one third of the earth's trees, the Taiga is the largest land-based biosphere and encircles the globe. Its immense oxygen production literally changes the atmosphere and refreshes the planet. It is this continuous renewal that has shaped Taiga Company's vision to drive similar change in the business world. Taiga Company seeks to be the "oxygen for your business".