Author(s): Levent SEZAL
While firms are operating in a global competitive environment, they are subjected to changes because of the increased competitiveness and developed technologies. Therefore, this transformation process forces to produce with high quality and low cost products and /or services and leads to customer satisfaction. Total Quality Management (TQM) and Just in Time (JIT) Production Systems are important for the firms in that point. TQM is a contemporary life style and a management style as lowering cost with quality improving effort and meets customer in a best ways. Just in Time Production System is defined as necessary goods are produced at required amount, and at a required times. The purpose of the system is to lower cost and to increase in quality. So, It is useful to use TQM and JIT production system together in the firms. This study examines using TQM and JIT production systems together, their practibility and their interaction.