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The Glossary for Quality Management +++ Popular Articles: 'Just in Time', 'JIT'

Deutsch: Gerade rechtzeitig / Español: Justo a Tiempo / Português: Justo a Tempo / Français: Juste à Temps / Italiano: Appena in tempo /

Just in Time (JIT) is the cornerstone philosophy of Lean Manufacturing and MRP.

Using the just-in-time philosophy, raw materials arrive no earlier than they are required to reduce costs and inefficiencies associated with large inventory.