Custom Kanban: Designing the System to Meet the Needs of Your Environment

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Overview

Design and Implement a World-Class Replenishment System, Custom-Made to Meet the Needs of Your Organization!

In Custom Kanban: Designing the System to Meet the Needs of Your Environment, Raymond Louis helps you to develop and implement a correct and successful kanban system by selecting appropriate kanban techniques based on the specific environmental factors and needs of your company.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781563273452
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis
  • Publication date: 9/28/2006
  • Pages: 256
  • Sales rank: 748,221
  • Product dimensions: 6.20 (w) x 9.10 (h) x 1.00 (d)

Table of Contents

TABLE OF
Chapter 1: Kanban Design and Implementation Overview
Chapter 2: Final Product Build Strategy
Chapter 3: Kanban Lot Size Calculation
Chapter 4: Kanban Containers, Triggering, and Maintenance
Chapter 5: Receiving, Inspection, Shipping, Material Handling
Chapter 6: Operating Kanban In Manufacturing Environment
Chapter 7: Supply Base Kanban Integration
Chapter 8: Kanban Implementation
APPENDIX A: FINAL ASSEMBLY PLANNING
APPENDIX B: CALCULATING KANBAN LOT SIZES
APPENDIX C: KANBAN CONTAINERS TRIGGERING AND MAINTENANCE
APPENDIX D: COMPANY-OWNED DISTRIBUTION TYPICAL ISSUES AND SOLUTIONS
APPENDIX E: KANBAN SYSTEM DESIGN WORKSHEETS

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 8, 2010

    Best for Professionals, but good general info as well

    Most of this book will not be very helpful unless you have a clear understanding of MRP explosions. Which I do not....sure the planner/scheduler would have a better understanding.

    However this book does offer some good basic insight as well and therefore would recommend for novices as well.

    I think the author is good and highly intelligent, however to try and put down on paper something as complex as marrying MRP and Kanbans is not very easily done.....it would be best if there was a DVD with him explaining it and giving live examples.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted October 10, 2006

    Highly Recommended

    This is a real 'How To' design and implement kanban book. The design and implementation steps are well written and goes well beyond today's typical kanban book.

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