Ambassador of Japan to Zambia, His Excellency Ryuta Mizuuchi has applauded the KAIZEN Institute of Zambians for fostering the practice of KAIZEN in Zambia. He further urged Zambians practicing KAIZEN to continue broadening their knowledge on how to improve as KAIZEN cannot remain the only guiding principle for industries and businesses to survive.

Minister of Commerce, Trade and Industry Christopher Yaluma said Government is impressed with KAIZEN’S approach as it is an appropriate methodology for the promotion of firm productivity and competitiveness which is achieved through the creativity and ingenuity of workers to identify and solve work related problems. He added that in order to achieve our development aspirations, we need to change our mindset so as to boost Commerce, improve Quality, reduce cost and to enhance our competitiveness.

The 2020 National Kaizen Conference is ongoing at the Mulungushi international conference Centre. The Conference is being held under the theme “Getting More for less Through Quality Control Circles

15 Teams have so far Presented their Improvement projects. We wish the remaining teams all the best.