Origin of the Word 'Lean'

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Origin of the Word 'Lean'
Hiroaki Kokudai, Consultant, Brazil, Member
The word 'lean' for all these concepts was first used by John Krafcik, a MIT-USA professor and researcher. He worked with James Womack and Daniel Jones who wrote the famous book: "The machine that changed the world". (...) Read more? Sign up for free

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What is Lean Transformation?
Reasons to Implement Lean. Advantages
🔥Reducing the Business Cycle (Manufacturing Lead Time) as a Competitive Strategy
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🥇Lean Business Processes
🥈Organizations Must Go on a DIET to Become Lean
🥉Lean Time and Lead Time
Relation Between Value Chain and Lean?
Trends in Lean: What's Hot?
Lean Implementation in SAP Projects
Lean Thinking Begins with the End Customer and His Needs
Ownership of Complex Lean Projects
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