Lean principles, management assignment help

minimum of 500 words:

One of the goals of LEAN principles is to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of an organization’s supply chain. You are a consultant who has been hired to analyze the option to use an off-shore supplier or a small local company. The part being evalulated is the motor for your fan production line. How would you use the LEAN principles to establish an evaluation criteria? Does the level of support from your own company play a role in the evaluation? Why or why not.

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