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Lean production in a greenfield mill

Valerie Monthland Preston-Dunlop

Lean production in a greenfield mill

a case study of "Wild Rose 1"

by Valerie Monthland Preston-Dunlop

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Published by IRC Press in Kingston, Ont .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Alberta,
  • Whitecourt
    • Subjects:
    • Alberta Newsprint Company -- Management.,
    • Alberta Newsprint Company -- Personnel management.,
    • Newsprint industry -- Alberta -- Whitecourt -- Management -- Case studies.,
    • Newsprint industry -- Alberta -- Whitecourt -- Personnel management -- Case studies.,
    • Manpower planning -- Alberta -- Whitecourt -- Case studies.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 22-24).

      StatementValerie Preston, John Holmes, Allison Williams.
      SeriesCurrent issues series, Current issues series (Kingston, Ont.)
      ContributionsHolmes, John, 1954-, Williams, Allison
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD9839.A384 P74 1996
      The Physical Object
      Paginationiv, 24 p. ;
      Number of Pages24
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL481632M
      ISBN 100888864426
      LC Control Number98209010

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