The Global KAIZEN™ Award 3rd Edition presented virtually
On November 23, 2021, the Global KAIZEN™ Award 3rd Edition was again held virtually due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Numerous participants from all over the world joined the ceremony to celebrate the six nominees for their significant, innovative, and effective implementation of KAIZEN™ principles and practices during 2020/2021.
The Global KAIZEN™ Award program aims to annually recognize organizations leading in implementing Continuous Improvement efforts and to inspire the KAIZEN™ community.
KAIZEN™ is not a destination, it is a continuous journey which involves constant commitment, hard work and perseverance over time. Celebrating achievements and milestones spark a sense of joy and encouragement, resulting in strongly engaged people and increased motivation.
Global KAIZEN™ Award 3rd Edition Nominees:
- WABCO India Limited, India, www.wabco.com
- BIAL - Portela & Cª, S.A., Portugal, www.bial.com
- DHL Logistics Brazil Ltda., Brazil, www.dhl.com.br
- WIKA POLSKA, Poland, www.wika.com
- Electrolux de Chile S.A., Chile, www.electrolux.cl
- GRUPO HELVEX S.A DE C.V, Mexico, www.helvex.com.mx
The careful and comprehensive evaluation was taken by the Global KAIZEN™ Award assessment committee.
During the Award ceremony, Electrolux de Chile was awarded with the 1st Place Global KAIZEN™ Award 3rd Edition for demonstrating excellence in successfully implementing a Continuous Improvement system throughout the organization in accordance with all the standards and principles of Lean Manufacturing. The implementation of this system is based on the objectives defined for the entire organization and supported by ongoing training and the execution of audits to ensure targets are achieved and improved.
„The Global KAIZEN™ Award is a tremendous honor that serves as a testament to the commitment Electrolux has with the Continuous Improvement efforts and how they represent a key factor of our Operational Excellence Culture. It is because of our robust Electrolux Manufacturing System that we can guarantee the maximum standards in our operations all over the world. It's been a great joy to be a part of this selection process in which Kaizen Institute has been a very significant ally through constant guidance and support. We're sure we have a successful partnership."
Laura Pimenta, Regional Continuous Improvement Manager (Latin America).
DHL Logistics Brazil was awarded with the 2nd Place Global KAIZEN™ Award 3rd Edition.
Grupo Helvex was awarded with the 3rd Place Global KAIZEN™ Award 3rd Edition.
Sincere congratulations to all the nominees of the Global KAIZEN™ Award 3rd Edition for their achievement, having effectively adopted the systems and implemented the KAIZEN™ practice to constantly improve their organizations. We thank you for being great examples by demonstrating how KAIZEN™ should be employed successfully and for energizing others globally.
To learn more about the Global KAIZEN™ Awards click here.
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