TITLE

Lean manufacturing system pushes Polish cos. to cut fat

AUTHOR(S)
Kocińska, Anna
PUB. DATE
March 2002
SOURCE
Warsaw Business Journal;3/18/2002, Vol. 8 Issue 11, p5
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports the adoption of Elmot of the lean manufacturing (LM) system for boosting efficiency and reducing product delivery times in Poland. Reduction of order fulfillment time; Ways of eliminating surplus; Seminar on lean manufacturing techniques for Polish managers.
ACCESSION #
6407499

 

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