Kaizen is a Japanese word that means “improve”, “improvement”, and “change for better”. In business world, it is a term that means “improvement in profitability” and “activities to improve the company/organization”. For example, “Kaizen” is the efforts and activities to increase in profitability, productivity, efficiency, competency of personnel, and to build more rigid organization. Also, “Kaizen” is the efforts and activities to reduce inventory, lead-time, and man- hours, for instance.
Smart Kaizen System is an intelligent system which lets client companies/organizations carry out Kaizen activities and achieve significant gains. For example, a money losing company will be turned around with this intelligent system, and become lean & profitable in 6 months term. The system is built on practical knowledge, intelligence, theories, and experiences of the mastermind in Toyota Production Methods (that was studied and introduced to the US in the early 90s by MIT), which is composed of basic theories and collection of myriad number of Kaizen cases.