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Critical Assessment of the Toyota Production System (TPS)/Technology and Operations Management

Running Head : Critical Assessment of Toyota Processing System (TPS Technology Management Operations

Title : Critical Assessment of Toyota Processing System (TPS Technology Management Operations






Toyota Processing System (TPS ) is a philosophy that started in Toyota corporations and other motor vehicle manufacturing companies have systematically adopted it as quality process . TPS is based on two pillars namely just in time production and Jidoka where certain terms have been formed to help define TPS as used in different operations in the companies . TPS may

also be referred to as lean manufacturing and it emphasizes on quality production with the minimum resources possible to ensure efficiency and cost effectiveness . In other than motor vehicle manufacturing companies , TPS is applicable in other organizations simply because it involves identifying critical production areas in a company for constant assessments to ensure improved quality

Table of content TOC \o "1-3 " \h \z \u

HYPERLINK \l "_Toc0 " Introduction PAGEREF _Toc0 \h 4

HYPERLINK \l "_Toc1 " Basic understanding of TPS PAGEREF _Toc1 \h 4

HYPERLINK \l "_Toc2 " Definition PAGEREF _Toc2 \h 4 HYPERLINK \l "_Toc3 " of TPS as a PAGEREF _Toc3 \h 6

HYPERLINK \l "_Toc4 " Is TPS adopted or adapted by major automobile manufacturers PAGEREF _Toc4 \h 6

HYPERLINK \l "_Toc5 " Conclusion PAGEREF _Toc5 \h 7 HYPERLINK \l "_Toc6 " Reference : PAGEREF _Toc6 \h 8


Toyota Processing System (TPS ) is a quality process that is not only used in the Toyota Company but also applicable in Toyota corporations TPS is also...

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