Joe Day of automotive supplier Freudenberg-NOK says he’s hopping mad that the auto industry isn’t getting serious about lean manufacturing. For several years, Joe Day of automotive supplier Freudenberg-NOK has pressed for a strong North American commitment to lean manufacturing in the auto industry. Everyone says their companies are streamlining operations and cutting fat. But with Joe Day it’s more than lip service. It’s a personal crusade. Apparently, the industry isn’t getting his ...

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