Abstract: In this paper, Kaikaku method is presented. The essence of this method is introduction, principles and ways of implementation in the real systems. The main point how Kaikaku method influences on quality. It is presented on the practical example (furniture industry), one way how to implement Kaikaku method and how influence on quality improvement of production process.
Keywords: Kaikaku, 5S, lean manufacturing
Recieved: 26.02.2013 Accepted: 17.04.2013 UDC: 65.012.7