In this classic text, Taiichi Ohno--inventor of the Toyota Production System and Lean manufacturing--shares the genius that sets him apart as one of the most disciplined and creative thinkers of our time.
Combining his candid insights with a rigorous analysis of Toyota's attempts at Lean production, Ohno's book explains how Lean principles can improve any production endeavor.
A historical and philosophical description of just-in-time and Lean manufacturing, this work is a must read for all students of human progress.
On a more practical level, it continues to provide inspiration and instruction for those seeking to improve efficiency through the elimination of waste.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 176 pages
- Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
- Publication Date: 01/03/1988
- Category: Road vehicle manufacturing industry
- ISBN: 9780915299140