TITLE

Lean: It's for distributors, too

PUB. DATE
March 2009
SOURCE
Trailer / Body Builders;Mar2009, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p18
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that Layton Truck Equipment of Denver, Colorado Springs is using the lean approach to control quality and improve efficiency for truck equipment shops as well as its parts, sales and administrative departments. The company, which is part of the Auto Truck Group that is based in Chicago, has implemented five elements of the approach, including value stream mapping, value-added sales training, and training within the industry. Details about the services offered by Layton are included in the article.
ACCESSION #
37794213

 

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