Plastic Processors signing upPlastic packaging company Anson Packaging Ltd, really have a positive story to tell. They went on to scoop three industry awards at the 2002 Best factory Awards In 2003, many more plastics moulders and processors signed up to PICME activities and are now starting to reap the rewards.
How do I start?Typically a Manufacturing Assessment or Benchmarking of the business to highlight strengths and weaknesses compared to best practice. This also helps understanding of the performance gaps, what is possible and to establish a strategy to deal with improvement opportunities. Value Stream Mapping can also help identify key improvement opportunities. PICME improvement engineers will lead your team through a focused improvement workshop or Masterclass to drive improvement into the business and establish a solid Continuous Improvement culture.
Working with the BPFPeter Davis, of the British Plastics Federation stated, “PICME now gives us a dedicated resource and reference point for expertise in productivity and elimination of wasted cost. I hope that each of our members will take full advantage of PICME and will aim to reach worldñclass manufacturing performance.”
Seminar programme:'Manufacturing Fitness - making it happen and sustaining the gains'
The Process Industries Centre for Manufacturing Excellence, PICME, held its second annual conference at the Cranfield Management Development Centre on Tuesday June 5 2003. Entitled 'Manufacturing Fitness - making it happen and sustaining the gains, the PICME conference will again this year open up key elements in process manufacturing improvement as developed by PICME and its key clients over the past twelve months.
SPECIAL OFFER for BPF Members - £500 DISCOUNT 1 Day Manufacturing Assessment £500 + travel
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Call Chirs Bayliss at PICME for more information :
PICME, Orbital 24, Oldham Street, Denton, Manchester, M34 3SU
Tel: 0161 304 5909 | Fax: 01642 430025
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