PL EN


2014 | Volume 33 | 595–608
Article title

Skuteczność działań lean w polskich przedsiębiorstwach – wybrane aspekty rozwiązań przy zachowaniu ducha kaizen. Badania empiryczne

Title variants
EN
Effectiveness of lean actions in Polish companies – selected aspects of solutions in the spirit of kaizen. Empirical research
Languages of publication
PL
Abstracts
EN
The method of lean management is very successful in Polish enterprises. In today’s turbulent world, many companies want to increase their efficiency and reduce costs. The lean gives them the opportunity to do so, eliminating all activities that do not bring value from the point of view of the customer, and implementing standardized processes and procedures that contribute to the activities of workers in continuous improvement – kaizen. The purpose of this article is to present the theoretical and empirical effectiveness of lean management in Polish companies basing on the conducted research. The article consists of two parts. The first part is theoretical and based on studies of the literature it describes concepts of lean, kaizen, standardization and visualization, their main objectives and principles. The second part presents the solely empirical research, the responses of managers, specialists in lean or kaizen activities in Polish enterprises on the tools of lean, standardization and visualization.
Year
Volume
Pages
595–608
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Dates
online
2015-01-05
Contributors
References
Document Type
Publication order reference
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