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Barry Mechan, Unit Manager, Unilever
Very often, businesses identify improvements that will increase productivity and profitability but ensuring they are effectively implemented and delivered relies on working from the bottom up.
Top tips from Frank Hayden, leading industrialist and former Global Manufacturing Director at Rolls-Royce and BAE SystemsValue Stream Mapping
Streamlining work processes results in reduced costs and increased quality, enabling you to offer customer flexibility and reduced lead times.…Read More
Darren Brackwell, Production Manager, Tritech International
There are two pressures on manufacturing today; both related to change. One is the global economy, the other is the expectations placed on each of us as individuals to cope with a very different…Read More
Mike Martyn, Shingo Prize winning author
The best indicator of successfully developing a continuous improvement culture is your ability to engage people. Because “engagement is all about participation, it is critical that you create a way for people to consistently…Read More
Brian Ennis, Operations Manager, Lucchini UK Ltd
If someone had told me that we could achieve cost savings of 20% and increase our output by up to 25% through implementing simple yet highly effective lean tools and techniques, I wouldn’t…Read More