Journal of Manufacturing Technology Management: Volume 27 Issue 6


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Visual management in production management: a literature synthesis

Algan Tezel, Lauri Koskela, Patricia Tzortzopoulos

The purpose of this paper is to holistically discuss, explore and synthesise the key literature on visual management (VM), an important, yet highly fragmented subject that…


A QFD-based expert system for industrial truck selection in manufacturing organizations

Shankar Chakraborty, Kanika Prasad

Availability of accurate quantity of materials, at correct place and at right time is extremely critical for increasing production effectiveness of any manufacturing…

Investigating the alternative paradigms of manufacturing competence: an empirical study

Bhurchand Jain, Gajendra K. Adil, Usha Ananthakumar

The purpose of this paper is to explore the relationship of strategic manufacturing effectiveness utilizing the four-stage model of Hayes and Wheelwright (H-W) with…

Sustainable production indicators at factory level

Mats Winroth, Peter Almström, Carin Andersson

Sustainable production (SP) is a very broad area and the awareness and communication of the concept differ between varying levels in a company. The supposition is that the…


Use of AHP in decision-making for machine tool configurations

Uday Hameed Farhan, Majid Tolouei-Rad, Adam Osseiran

The purpose of this paper is to develop a model of analytic hierarchy process (AHP), a multiple criteria decision-making method, to assist selecting suitable machine…

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