Some thoughts on the practice of just-in-time manufacturing

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We present some thoughts on the practice of just-in-time (JIT) manufacturing. The discussion is focused on three building blocks of JIT manufacturing, namely, waste elimination, workplace organization and total employee involvement. Important implementation issues for a successful JIT program are also considered.
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)167-178
Number of pages12
JournalProduction Planning and Control
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 1 Jan 1991
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Computer Science Applications
  • Strategy and Management
  • Management Science and Operations Research
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering


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