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Celebrating the Enigma: The Continuing Puzzle of the Toyota Production System

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This introduction to the special issue celebrates the 30th anniversary of the publication of Sugimori et al. (Sugimori, Y., Kusunoki, K., Cho, F. and Uchikawa, S., Toyota production system and Kanban system: materialisation of just-in-time and respect-for-human system. Int. J. Prod. Res., 1977, 15(6), 553-564), the first extensive description of the Toyota Production System (TPS) to be published in English. After some initial discussion of the TPS, this article reviews three important issues ...

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Publication date:
2007-08-05
URN:
uuid:846aa212-3f83-4e55-bc44-78423eacd9b1
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oai:eureka.sbs.ox.ac.uk:551

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