Toyota Supply Chain Management: A Strategic Approach to Toyota's Renowned System

4.04 avg rating
( 24 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780071615495: Toyota Supply Chain Management: A Strategic Approach to Toyota's Renowned System

The Toyota Production System is the benchmark used throughout the world for “lean” thinking. Now you can model your own processes after those of the company that “wrote the book on supply chain management.”

Written by two experts on the subject, along with a former Toyota senior executive, this book details the most celebrated supply chain operation in the world to help you form an integrated, synchronized system that will be the envy of your industry.

You will find key insight into the logic behind every point of Toyota’s supply chain, along with both the tactics and strategies you can use to build an outstanding system of your own. Toyota Supply Chain Management explains how to achieve balance and efficiency by focusing on:

  • Variety: Determine your variety of offerings based on operational efficiency and market demand
  • Velocity: Maintain a steady flow through all processes of the supply chain
  • Variability: Manage inconsistencies carefully to reduce cost and improve quality
  • Visibility: Ensure the transparency of all processes to enable continuous learning and improvement

The authors provide valuable insider tips and offer hands-on guidance for improvingproduction and operations in a variety of industries, including health care, insurance, banking, credit processing, and retailing.

With careful attention paid to every aspect of the subject―from principles and theories to operations and best practices―Toyota Supply Chain Management is the most comprehensive, insightful guide to forging a world-class supply chain system.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Back Cover:

Top management secrets to building a world-clas supply chain

Three industry insiders cover every link in Toyota’s supply chain, explaining the operations and the logic behind them. Toyota Supply Chain Management will help you design and oversee significant improvements to your supply chain, including

  • Sales planing
  • Production scheduling
  • Supplier Management
  • Logistics
  • Parts ordering
  • Demand fulfillment

The authors pool their extensive and well-rounded knowledge to provide “how-to” insights for applying the lessons of Toyota in any industry. Using this book as your guide, you can create operational efficiency by better connecting offices, plants, facilities, and vendors.

Apply the lessons of Toyota to ensure your company leads the race for growth and profits in today’s competitive economy.

About the Author:

Sridhar Seshadri is a professor of operations management in the IROM Department at the McCombs School of Business, University of Texas at Austin. He has done extensive research on supply chain contracts and risk management.
Roy Vasher is a former Toyota senior executive. Vasher played a leading role in Toyota’s North American and European initiatives to streamline the supply chain to reduce order-to-delivery lead time. Currently he is president of RPV Consulting, LLC.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Iyer Managing Supply Chains, Ananth V.; Seshadri, Sridhar; Vasher, Roy
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Vital Products COM LLC
(Southampton, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0071615490. Bookseller Inventory # Z0071615490ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
13.24
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Iyer Managing Supply Chains, Ananth V.; Seshadri, Sridhar; Vasher, Roy
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Bookhouse COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0071615490. Bookseller Inventory # Z0071615490ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.01
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Iyer Managing Supply Chains, Ananth V.; Seshadri, Sridhar; Vasher, Roy
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Booklot COM LLC
(Philadelphia, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0071615490. Bookseller Inventory # Z0071615490ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.02
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Iyer, Ananth V.; Seshadri, Sridhar; Vasher, Roy
Published by McGraw-Hill Education 2009-06-04 (2009)
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 3
Seller:
Ebooksweb COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education 2009-06-04, 2009. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 1. 0071615490. Bookseller Inventory # Z0071615490ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.04
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Iyer, Ananth V.; Seshadri, Sridhar; Vasher, Roy
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
BookShop4U
(PHILADELPHIA, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0071615490. Bookseller Inventory # Z0071615490ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.05
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Iyer Managing Supply Chains, Ananth V.; Seshadri, Sridhar; Vasher, Roy
Published by McGraw-Hill Education
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Qwestbooks COM LLC
(Bensalem, PA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0071615490. Bookseller Inventory # Z0071615490ZN

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
14.22
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

7.

Ananth Iyer, Sridhar Seshadri & Roy Vasher
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Softcover First Edition Quantity Available: > 20
International Edition
Seller:
LowPriceBookDeals
(Wilmington, DE, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Softcover. Book Condition: New. 1st edition. Brand NEW, Paperback International Edition. Black & White or color, Cover and ISBN may be different but similar contents as US editions. Standard delivery takes 5-9 business days by USPS with tracking number. Choose expedited shipping for superfast delivery 2-4 business days by DHL/FEDEX. We also ship to PO Box addresses but by Standard delivery. International Edition Textbooks may bear a label -Not for sale in the U.S. or Canada- etc. printed only to discourage U.S. students from obtaining an affordable copy. Legal to use despite any disclaimer on cover as per US court. No access code or CD included unless specified. In some instances, the international textbooks may have different exercises at the end of the chapters. Printed in English. We may ship the books from multiple warehouses across the globe, including India depending upon the availability of inventory storage. 100% Customer satisfaction guaranteed! Please feel free to contact us for any queries. Bookseller Inventory # LPBD31426392

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
12.23
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds
International Edition
International Edition

8.

Roy Vasher,Ananth V. Iyer,Sridhar Seshadri
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Softcover Quantity Available: 5
International Edition
Seller:
bookscollection
(Delhi, DELHI, India)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Book Condition: Brand New. PAPERBACK,Book Condition New, International Edition. We Do not Ship APO FPO AND PO BOX. Cover Image & ISBN may be different from US edition but contents as US Edition. Printing in English language.NO CD AND ACCESS CODE. Quick delivery by USPS/UPS/DHL/FEDEX/ARAMEX ,Customer satisfaction guaranteed. We may ship the books from Asian regions for inventory purpose. Bookseller Inventory # ABEADH*##4495

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
12.88
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.16
From India to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Ananth V. Iyer, Sridhar Seshadri, Roy Vasher
Published by McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States (2009)
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Hardcover Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description McGraw-Hill Education - Europe, United States, 2009. Hardback. Book Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book. The Toyota Production System is the benchmark used throughout the world for lean thinking. Now you can model your own processes after those of the company that wrote the book on supply chain management. Written by two experts on the subject, along with a former Toyota senior executive, this book details the most celebrated supply chain operation in the world to help you form an integrated, synchronized system that will be the envy of your industry. You will find key insight into the logic behind every point of Toyota s supply chain, along with both the tactics and strategies you can use to build an outstanding system of your own. Toyota Supply Chain Management explains how to achieve balance and efficiency by focusing on:Variety: Determine your variety of offerings based on operational efficiency and market demand Velocity: Maintain a steady flow through all processes of the supply chain Variability: Manage inconsistencies carefully to reduce cost and improve quality Visibility: Ensure the transparency of all processes to enable continuous learning and improvement The authors provide valuable insider tips and offer hands-on guidance for improvingproduction and operations in a variety of industries, including health care, insurance, banking, credit processing, and retailing. With careful attention paid to every aspect of the subject-from principles and theories to operations and best practices-Toyota Supply Chain Management is the most comprehensive, insightful guide to forging a world-class supply chain system. Bookseller Inventory # AA39780071615495

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
17.42
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Iyer, Ananth V.
ISBN 10: 0071615490 ISBN 13: 9780071615495
New Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Paperbackshop-US
(Wood Dale, IL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description 2009. HRD. Book Condition: New. New Book. Shipped from US within 10 to 14 business days. Established seller since 2000. Bookseller Inventory # KS-9780071615495

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy New
16.31
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.03
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book