Kanban Made Simple by John M Gross
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Kanban Made Simple
By John M Gross

Kanban Made Simple

Demystifying and Applying Toyota's Legendary Manufacturing Process

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Format: Paperback / softback

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Kanban Made Simple by John M Gross

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"Originally developed at Toyota, the approach to manufacturing known as Kanban has helped revolutionize how corporations and suppliers achieve maximum efficiency in getting products to and from the assembly line. When implemented properly, the Kanban technique minimizes waste, avoids overproduction, and ensures quick response to changes and problems. "Kanban Made Simple" is the first simple 'how-to' guide for incorporating the just-in-time ingenuity of the Kanban system into any manufacturing environment. From the Japanese word for "visual record," the technique dictates that suppliers deliver parts to the warehouse only as they are needed, reducing storage in the production area. Using before-and-after case studies, this easy-to-follow guide contains information on establishing project goals, forming a Kanban team, and designing the process. "Kanban Made Simple" helps readers decide if Kanban is right for their organization, then teaches them how to train personnel and administer the program. A ready-to-use CD-ROM, included with the book, guides the Kanban team through the entire implementation process."

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780814413296
ISBN-10: 0814413293
Format: Paperback / softback
(230mm x 152mm x 15mm)
Pages: 256
Imprint: Amacom
Publisher: Amacom
Publish Date: 13-May-2003
Country of Publication: United States

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Author Biography - John M Gross

John M. Gross (Washington, MO) is the author of The Fundamentals of Preventive Maintenance. Kenneth R. McInnis (Washington, MO) has been published internationally on the subject of productivity.

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