Relationships between implementation of TQM , JIT , and TPM and manufacturing performance

@inproceedings{Cua2015RelationshipsBI,
  title={Relationships between implementation of TQM , JIT , and TPM and manufacturing performance},
  author={Kristy O. Cua and Kathleen E. McKone and Roger G. Schroeder},
  year={2015}
}
Research on Total Quality Management (TQM), Just-in-Time (JIT) and Total Productive Maintenance (TPM) generally investigates the implementation and impact of these manufacturing programs in isolation. However, many researchers believe and argue conceptually the value of understanding the joint implementation and effect of manufacturing programs. This study investigates the practices of the three programs simultaneously. We find that there is evidence supporting the compatibility of the… CONTINUE READING