business English word of the day: just in time

Just in time : gestion de stock zéro. ‘juste à temps’ est aussi utilisé en français, une terme qui a été calqué de l’anglais.

‘A just in time system enables companies to reduce costs by not having any need for storage space and warehouse management’. Goods are delivered directly from the suppliers as and when they are needed. The risk with just in time is the downtime that could be incurred if there is a delay in the delivery process.’