TY - CHAP A1 - Vasileios Ismyrlis ED1 - Karmen Pa┼żek Y1 - 2021-11-03 PY - 2021 T1 - Lean and Kaizen: The Past and the Future of the Methodologies N2 - Lean manufacturing is a process used in production to maximize efficiency and minimize waste by considering sustainability and the environment. This book presents a comprehensive overview of lean manufacturing in various enterprises, including manufacturing, construction, and the fabric and textile industry, among others. Chapters cover such topics as barriers to lean manufacturing, enterprise modeling, lean practices and circular economies, and more. BT - Lean Manufacturing SP - Ch. 2 UR - https://doi.org/10.5772/intechopen.96169 DO - 10.5772/intechopen.96169 SN - 978-1-83969-150-8 PB - IntechOpen CY - Rijeka Y2 - 2022-01-20 ER -