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Implementation of Just-In-Time Systems in U.S. Manufacturing Firms

Impressed by the remarkable improvement in productivity by Japanese manufacturing companies, many leading American counterparts are implementing their Just-in-time (JIT) systems. There are still several key issues to be answered for successful implementation. The results of a field survey on the implementation of JIT systems in US firms are described and some major findings are discussed.

Publication Information
Article Title: Implementation of Just-In-Time Systems in U.S. Manufacturing Firms
Journal: International Journal of Operations and Production Management (Jan, 1989)
Vol. 9, No. 1
Author(s): Lee, Sang M;  Im, J
Researcher Information
    
Lee, Sang M
Lee, Sang M
Emeritus
Expertise:
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Information Systems
  • International - Europe
  • International - South and Central America
  • International - Asia
Management
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