Using Operational Excellence as a Strategic Weapon

Using the Toyota Way for Long-Term Success

Critics often describe Toyota as a “boring company.” This is the kind of boring I like. Top quality year in and year out. Steadily growing sales. Consistent profitability. Huge cash reserves. Of cours...

The Toyota Production System (TPS) and Lean Production

The Toyota Production System is Toyota’s unique approach to manufacturing. It is the basis for much of the “lean production” movement that has dominated manufacturing trends (along with Six Sigma) for...