TITLE

Lean: Kaikaku before Kaizen

AUTHOR(S)
Jones, Daniel T.
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Management Services;Winter2005, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents the author's views on Kaikaku and Kaizen lean manufacturing processes. The author relates his travel experience in Japan. He discusses the difference between Kaikaku and Kaizen. He also comments on the top management's lack of focus on process leadership. He also mentions the importance of redesigning the core value creating processes.
ACCESSION #
19632016

 

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