The new improvement frontier

Strategic Direction

ISSN: 0258-0543

Publication date: 1 December 2005

Abstract

Purpose

Reviews the latest theories on process efficiency.

Design/methodology/approach

This briefing is prepared by an independent writer.

Findings

Shows the progress of lean processes in areas outside manufacturing.

Originality/value

Highlights some advantages to “lean environments”, with potentially huge reductions in administration costs and major improvements in customer services.

Keywords

Citation

(2005), "The new improvement frontier", Strategic Direction, Vol. 21 No. 11, pp. 33-35. https://doi.org/10.1108/02580540510630731

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Publisher

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Emerald Group Publishing Limited

Copyright © 2005, Emerald Group Publishing Limited

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