Models of Leveling for Lean Manufacturing Systems

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Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 192)

Abstract

Lean manufacturing had its first worldwide appearance in 1990 with a documentation [21] about state of the art car manufacturing, sales and logistics systems for various Japanese, American and European car manufacturers and their suppliers.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.IFL, Karlsruhe Institute of TechnologyKarlsruheGermany
  2. 2.Robert Bosch GmbHGerlingenGermany

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