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What does PY stand for?

PY stands for Poka Yoke (Japanese: Mistake Proofing)

This definition appears very rarely and is found in the following Acronym Finder categories:

  • Slang/chat, popular culture
  • Business, finance, etc.

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For me, one of the biggest takeaways for a finance department is to implement the culture of Poka Yoke - where the philosophy is so simple - never accept a defect, never make a defect and never 0 pass on a defect.
Mistake-proofing biomanufacturing Improving operational efficiency is one of the industry's top priorities-and session leaders will share proven techniques such as Six Sigma, lean manufacturing and poka yoke for reducing human error, improving quality and productivity, and reducing batch variability and accidents.
The Second Edition includes revised and expanded chapters on kaizen, value stream mapping, takt time, optimum lot sizes, setup reduction, flow, standard work, problem solving, overall equipment effectiveness, jidoka and poka yoke, pull systems, standard work-in-process, facility planning, and more.