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Just-in-time principles The chief executive officer (CEO) of Kankakee Industries has just returned from a management seminar describing the benefits of the just-in-time philosophy. The CEO issued the following statement after returning from the conference: This company will become a just-in-time manufacturing company. Presently, we have too much inventory. To become just-in-time, we need to eliminate the excess inventory. Therefore, I want all employees to begin reducing inventories until we are just-in-time. Thank you for your cooperation. How would you respond to the CEO's statement?

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Survey of Accounting (Accounting I)

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Carl Warren
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305961883

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Just-in-time principles
The chief executive officer (CEO) of Kankakee Industries has just returned from a management seminar describing the benefits of the just-in-time philosophy. The CEO issued the following statement after returning from the conference:
This company will become a just-in-time manufacturing company. Presently, we have too much
inventory. To become just-in-time, we need to eliminate the excess inventory. Therefore,
I want all employees to begin reducing inventories until we are just-in-time. Thank you for your
cooperation.
How would you respond to the CEO's statement?

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