Process Excellence

Toyota Production System

Toyota Production System (TPS) is a manufacturing philosophy that has been developed and honed by the Toyota Motor Corporation over many decades. It is also known as Lean Manufacturing or simply Lean. The goal of TPS is to eliminate waste and increase efficiency in the manufacturing process. The key principles of TPS include the following: TPS has been extremely successful for Toyota, and many other companies have adopted its principles. The system is known for…

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