Online ISSN: 2521-0246 | Print ISSN: 2523-0573
Volume 3 Number 1 January 2019
STUDIES ON NEW MANUFACTURING THEORYPages: 01-20
Authors: Kakuro Amasaka
This study introduces the New Manufacturing Theory (NMT) that contributes to the transformation of Japanese corporate management. NMT is the innovation of manufacturing fundamentals surpasses JIT. The foundation of NMT consists of the Total Development System (TDS), Total Production System (TPS) and Total Marketing System (TMS) for product design, production and sales marketing respectively. To realize the NMT, concretely, the author has created the New Japan Manufacturing Model (NJ-MM) using the three core models: the New Japan Development Management Model (NJ-DMM), the New Japan Production Management Model (NJ-PMM) and the New Japan Marketing Management Model (NJ-MMM). The effectiveness of NMT employing NJ-MM was verified through the actual applications to automobile manufacturing in Toyota.