This book explains the collaboration between just-in-time systems and Euro-Japanese industry. It is of some value to businessmen on both sides of the Atlantic whose responsibility it is to stand up to international competition.
Table of Contents
1. Introduction 2. Euro-Japanese Industrial Collaboration: Experiences and Prospects 3. Toshiba's Approach to Purchasing 4. Experiences of a British Firm Supplying Components to Japanese Companies 5. A British Trade Union View on Organisation and JIT in the United Kingdom 6. Application of Just-in-Time Manufacturing Techniques in the United Kingdom 7. Integrating JIT into a Total Production and Marketing System 8. JIT in Large Complex Companies 9. A Trade Union View on JIT in Germany 10. A Comparison from a Japanese Point of View 11. Conclusions