Toyota Production System, Lean management and Agile development

This post begins at Fremont, California home of one of the worst auto factories ever owned by GM. The quality of both the cars and the employees that produced them was so notorious that GM made the decision to close the factory in 1982.   In 1983 Toyota and GM began negotiations to again open the Fremont factory, with each partner having  different goals. GM began to think about manufacturing smaller and more Read more…