Part of the award-winning Manufacturing Insights video series, this program shows an actual kaizen event at the Lantech Corp. where a total of more than 100 improvements were completed.
Several new devices are demonstrated so the viewer can understand how the changes improved the process. See how they use a kaizen newspaper to keep everyone informed of any changes that are being made. Hear comments from several experienced kaizen leaders as they describe employee attitudes found in a successful event. Find out how Lantech was able to improve productivity by 12%, eliminate quality problems and solve several safety and ergonomic issues. Finally, learn the essential goals and commandments of kaizen so you can solve problems and eliminate waste with kaizen.
By Philip D Rufe
By Ahmad K Elshennawy, Gamal S Weheba, PhD