Virtual assembly lines are making the auto industry more flexible
Enlarge / Last-minute design tweaks being made to a truck part at Toyota's factory in Texas.Toyota reader comments 5 Share this story Just-in-time (JIT) manufacturing has many aliases: Short-Cycle Manufacturing, Continuous-Flow Manufacturing, the Kanban System (Kanban itself being only an element of JIT manufacturing), and the Toyota Production System....
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