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What is Just In Time Manufacturing?

Just In Time Manufacturing: Just In Time Manufacturing can be defined as a corporate system designed to produce output within the minimum lead time and at the lowest total cost by continuously identifying and eliminating all forms of corporate wastes and variance. In this article, I will be explaining what is Just In Time Manufacturing in a detailed manner.

What is Just In Time Manufacturing
What is Just In Time Manufacturing

Explanation of Just In Time Manufacturing:

Just-in-time (JIT) manufacturing also known as just-in-time production which is a methodology aimed primarily at reducing flow times within production as well as response times from SUPPLIERS and to customers.

This post consists of the following topics which are discussed briefly here. They are:

  • What is JIT?
  • Focus of JIT
  • SEVEN Basic types of wastes
  • Common causes of wastes
  • Objectives of JIT
  • Just in Time Philosophy
  • Differences between Traditional & JIT etc. 

Focus of Just In Time Manufacturing:

The focus of JIT is Variance and Waste.The focus of JIT is to improve the system of production by eliminating all forms of wastes.

SEVEN basic types of wastes:
  • Transportation waste
  • process waste
  • Inventory waste
  • waste of motion
  • Waste from product defects
  • waiting time
  • Overproduction

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                          All the Remaining concepts are discussed briefly in the video shown below.

This is the complete explanation of what is Just In Time Manufacturing which is shown in a detailed manner. If you have any doubts, feel free to ask from the comments section. Please Share and Like this blog with the whole world so that it can reach to many.

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