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Do You Have a Lean Gas Tank?

I’ve already mentioned that I recently started reading The Toyota Way again.  Jeffrey Liker has a great example that illustrates an important Lean principal in a simple way.  He does a good job of illustrating Pull Systems, Just-In-Time (JIT), and Kanban with this … Continue reading

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Just In Time

Just-in-Time (JIT) inventory focuses on having the right inventory (raw material, packaging supplies, WIP, or finished product), in the right place, at the right time, and at the right quantity – some would even say the exact quantity.  Inventory is … Continue reading

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