The Shingo Institute Welcomes Caldwell and Associates as a New Provider of Shingo Workshops

Summary: Shingo Licensed Affiliates are private companies who contract with the Shingo Institute to teach Shingo workshops to groups and individuals. Caldwell and Associates has just contracted to become the newest Shingo Licensed Affiliate.

Logan, Utah — The Shingo Institute, a program of the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University, has partnered with Caldwell and Associates to become the Institute’s newest Shingo Licensed Affiliate. This partnership means that Caldwell and Associates will teach the Shingo workshops to groups and individuals interested in improving the culture of their organization to improve efficiency, working conditions, and value.

“We are very excited to have Caldwell and Associates as a new affiliate partner,” said Ken Snyder, executive director of the Shingo Institute. “It is an exceptional company devoted to principles of operational excellence and, together, we hope to help many other companies on their continuous improvement journeys.”

About Caldwell and Associates

Caldwell and Associates (C&A) specializes in the implementation of operational excellence and critical business problem solving. A Christian company, Caldwell and Associates is dedicated to providing services with integrity, efficiency, effectiveness, and honesty. Its operational excellence consulting services allows organizations to achieve continuous improvement in operations, customer satisfaction, and long-term sustainable growth. C&A determines the best strategy to focus on cost reduction, throughput improvements, operational effectiveness, quality improvements, and team building. The goal is a world-class supply chain to the customer value stream. By implementing C&A’s systematic approach of operational excellence, companies experience higher profit margins, increased productivity, superior product quality, and a positive working environment.

About the Shingo Institute

The Shingo Institute administers the Shingo Prize, an award that recognizes organizations that demonstrate an exceptional culture of fostering continuous improvement. A program of the Jon M. Huntsman School of Business at Utah State University, the Shingo Institute is named after Japanese industrial engineer and Toyota adviser, Shigeo Shingo. Dr. Shingo distinguished himself as one of the world’s thought leaders in the concepts, systems, and improvement techniques that have become known as the Toyota Production System (TPS).

Drawing from Dr. Shingo’s teachings and years of experience working with organizations worldwide, the Shingo Institute developed the Shingo Model™, which is the basis for its educational offerings, including workshops, study tours, and conferences. Workshops are available in multiple languages through the Institute’s licensed affiliates, including Caldwell and Associates. For more information on workshops, affiliates, or to register to attend the Shingo Conference, please visit

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