Month: November 2018

Shingo Prize Awarded to Abbott Nutrition Supply Chain, Granada, Spain, for Operational Excellence

Summary: After trained examiners and accomplished business professionals performed a thorough assessment of its facility, Abbott Nutrition Supply Chain has been awarded the internationally recognized Shingo Prize from the Shingo Institute, a program in the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business. LOGAN, Utah – The Shingo Institute, a program in the Jon M. Huntsman School…
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Interview with Chris Butterworth About Enterprise Alignment and Results Book

The Shingo Institute is publishing a series of books to support the Shingo workshops. The first book “Discover Excellence” was published in 2018 and we are delighted to announce that the second book in the series “Enterprise Alignment and Results ” will be available in early 2019 .  The book was edited by Chris Butterworth*.…
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A Look at “Assure Quality at the Source”

by Ken Snyder   “Assure Quality at the Source” is a principle in the Continuous Improvement dimension of the Shingo Model. Perfect quality can only be achieved when every element of work is done right the first time. If an error should occur, it must be detected and corrected at the point and time of…
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