The second edition of this acclaimed yearbook contains an indispensable examination of the lean movement and how it is changing the industrialized world. Lean Manufacturing 2008
presents a global perspective, with articles on automotive, medical, aerospace and oil-production manufacturing, as well as nonmanufacturing areas such as health care, retail and more. World-renown lean experts provide insight and advice. Special sections on environmental and workforce-related issues. From the largest multinationals to the smallest job shops, lean is making an impact. In Lean Manufacturing 2008
, the editors of Manufacturing Engineering
magazine show how and why.