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Analysis of Kaizen Implementation in Northern Ethiopia’s Manufacturing Industries

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2014, International Journal of Business and Commerce


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    Kaizen, a philosophy, a strategy, a programme & an inherent part of the TQM process, helps to improve quality of goods & services of an organization. Continuous improvement( or kaizen) is the philosophy of continually seeking ways to improve operations. It transforms the drive towards quality into a never-ending journey.

  3. PDF Assessing the effectiveness and challenges of kaizen implementation

    The findings of this study indicated that the implementation of the Kaizen policy was found to increase labor productivity by reducing, on average of 50%, time wastage for searching tools; improved a defect ratio which ranged from 50% to 70%; and improved lead time in the range of 16% to 90%.

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  6. (PDF) The Achievements and Challenges of Kaizen Implementation: A Case

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  8. (PDF) Challenges and Achievements of Kaizen Implementation: Lessons

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    Kaizen literally means improving, enhancing your personal and professional life. When a company adopts the kaizen model, it tries to improve its processes in small but significant ways. And not just a one-time improvement, but a commitment to excellence by continuously testing and improving the workflow, day in and day out.

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  16. (PDF) Analysis of Kaizen Implementation in Northern Ethiopia's

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  19. PDF Kaizen Practice in Ethiopia: Challenges and Opportunities

    Kaizen as discussed by Winy Utari (2011) is vital in making continuous improvement in producing ... in their thesis for their Master's degree also confirmed the same culture related issues are bottlenecks of the Kaizen implementation in companies which piloted the implementation. Many researches affirm that culture change is critical factor ...

  20. (PDF) Factors Affecting the Successful Implementation of Kaizen in Ethiopia

    From the principles of kaizen management philosophy, it is understandable that. communication is one of the key success factors in the process of effective implementation of the philosophy ...

  21. St. Mary's University Institutional Repository: KAIZEN IMPLEMENTATION

    Thesis and Dissertation; Masters Program; ... KAIZEN IMPLEMENTATION AND PRACTICE AT NIFAS SILK TVET COLLEGE: Authors: ABRAHAM, SARA: Keywords: Kaizen Nifas Silk, Implementation: Issue Date: Jan-2019: ... sara abraham final thesis123.pdf: 694 kB: Adobe PDF: View/Open: Show full item record