FIFO systems

An important item in producing according to the Lean principles is the FIFO approach. FIFO is an abbreviation for First In First Out. What is produced first, goes out first. FIFO is especially important in industries that produce perishable products, but can also be useful in other lines of industry. E.G. when determining the production order of incoming orders. VSI have two systems to support a FIFO way of producing.