A value stream map is a diagram which describes a procedure used in lean manufacturing where the process of disseminating materials and information is streamlined to bring a product or service to the customer by creating the most efficient system possible.
Edraw value stream map software gets more and more attention because of its following incomparable features.
Step 1. Start Edraw, go to the File menu, click New > Business Diagram, then double click the icon of Value Stream Mapping to open a blank drawing page. Users can also select a pre-made value stream map example for quick start if time is limited.
Step 2. Drag proper value stream map shapes from left libraries and drop on the drawing page. Users are permitted edit these shapes if they want.
Step 3. Double click the shapes to type in key contents and finish the typing by clicking any blank area on the page.
Step 4. Switch to left libraries again and drag proper connector to connect shapes.
Step 5. Navigate to Page Layout and choose a theme from built-in themes to make your diagram more professional and attractive.
Step 6. Go to File menu again and click Export & Send > select PDF, PS, EPS and click PDF Vector Format, then you can get a value stream map for PDF. Browse your computer to find a location to save the PDF format map.
Here attached the PDF format value stream map example for you.
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