Timeless articles on Kanban and related concepts.
What is the Kanban Method?
As opposed to kanban (small k), the Kanban Method (capital K) is a derivative of kanban when applied to knowledge and intangible work, where work is not quantified by the production of parts in the manufacturing sector.
What is Kanban?
Kanban (看板), which means “signboard” in Japanese, takes its name from the cards that were used by Toyota to track production within a factory.