Real World Kaizen in Action
In October 2012 Superstorm Sandy hit New York City. The results are still being felt today. Relief agencies struggled to keep up with the demand for food. Six months later, people in Rockaways are still hungry. Toyota will donate up to 1 million meals, if you watch this video. You’ll learn about things like Kaizen, Muda, and Toyota Production Systems.
- Eliminate Muda (Waste)
- Create continuous flow
Result? Kaizen (Continuous Improvement) and more people getting food with less waste.
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