June 2014 |   Volume: 46 |   Number: 6
The member magazine of the Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers
News, trends & tactics in the June 2014 issue of Industrial Engineer
Toyota reminded that kaizen is done by people, not machinesA funny thing happened on Toyota’s way toward assembly lines run by big, complicated automation. Company leaders discovered that such Rube Goldberg-like contraptions don’t fit well with the philosophy of continuous improvement.
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