Automobiles Citroën (A): Transforming the Factory

Published 01 Jan 1994
Reference 4532
Topic Operations
Region Europe
Summary

The case series illustrates the transformation that the Manufacturing Division of Citroen has undergone since 1983.The logistics Charter at Rennes La Janais.Those cases illustrate the transformation that the Manufacturing Division of Citroën has undergone since 1983. The Rennes-La Janais Plant is taken as a concrete example to describe the key elements of this initiative.

Teaching objectives

To illustrate JIT implementation and its impact on the supply chain.To demonstrate the organizational transformation needed to support JIT operations

Keywords
  • Just-in-time
  • Supplier management
  • Supply chain management
  • BPR