Part of the award-winning Manufacturing Insights video series. To meet the changing needs of customers and ensure profitability over the years to come, Milwaukee Electric Tool Corporation successfully transformed their manufacturing system to a more flexible, short lead-time system by adopting cellular manufacturing, kaizen, and Just-In-Time production techniques. In the process, they realized remarkable improvements in productivity and profitability.
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