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Necessity of Kaizen System for the Industry

Kaizen System:
Kaizen is a Japanese term that means continuous improvement. Kaizen events are used to make continual improvements throughout a plant at the process or system level. Process improvements are more detailed and take place on the shop floor by the people who are involved in the specific process at hand. The Kaizen event is used to reduce the waste and non-value added steps in order to minimize the time needed to flow through the processes. The system improvements are generally broader in approach and focus on improving the flow through the entire value stream. Normally Kaizen events are done in less than a week, another term Kaizen Blitz is used which means small improvements are made in a short period of time. Read more…

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Posted by Ataul Islam - December 12, 2013 at 6:07 pm

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