Toyota – Kaizen in Protective Gown Manufacture (Healthcare)

Kaizen in the Pandemic

What does “improvements in the production process” that Toyota can contribute to mean?

This is a story of a personal protective equipment manufacturer that produces protective gowns for the frontlines of healthcare, where improvements were being implemented.

To meet the demand of protective personal equipment (PPE) during the pandemic, Toyota’s Kaizen approach helped the company increase output from 500 units/day to 4000 units/day!