Acta of Turin Polytechnic University in Tashkent


This paper focuses on the existing literatures of World Class Manufacturing (WCM) that classifies all available research papers. In this work is defined a review that covers most of the currently available literatures that describes WCM pillars, its implementation models, missions, main tools and key factors. A taxonomy is developed through reviews.


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