Article | Harvard Business Review | September – October 1999

Decoding the DNA of the Toyota Production System

by Steven Spear and H. Kent Bowen

Keywords: System; Production; Auto Industry;

Citation:

Spear, Steven, and H. Kent Bowen. "Decoding the DNA of the Toyota Production System." Harvard Business Review 77, no. 5 (September–October 1999): 96–106. (Winner of Shingo Prize for Excellence in Manufacturing Research presented by Jon M. Huntsman School of Business.)