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GBMP Lean Case Studies - Real Lean Results


Case Study: Cosmetic Company Employees Learn & Apply Six Sigma to Achieve Bottom Line Savings
Sons of LIberty Spirits - In the "Spirit' of Improvement, GBMP Lends a Helping Hand at Award Winning Rhode Island Distillery

Crane Stationery - Crane Information Kaizen is a Big Win for Order Management & Graphic Services Team

Onset -  Employees & Managers Team Up To Make Lean Gains

Innovent - CEDAC Technique Drives Increase in On-Time Delivery at Innovent

Newcastle Systems - Focused 3P Effort Results in Big Gains at Newcastle Systems

BIoM - What does a warehouse kaizen have to do with Veterans? Improving material flow at BIoM

Boston Children's Hospital - Plastic & Oral Surgery Reap the Benefits of Lean

Merida - Making it in Massachusetts in a Very Good Way

Admiral Metals -  Ongoing Commitment to Customers & Employees Creates Supportive Climate For Idea Generation

Autopart International -  CI Program Drives More than $600,000 in Savings

Signature Healthcare -  Team streamlines clinic paperwork

AccuRounds - Changeover reduction keeps lean journey moving forward

The Trelleborg Group -  Six Sigma Projects Save in Excess of $800,000 at Randolph Plant

Dacon Construction & Accurounds -  3P Event Gets Dacon & AccuRounds on the Same Page Regarding New Building Layout

Crane Stationary -  Process Changes Help On-Time Delivery Soar

Innovent Technologies -  SMED Success Supports High Mix, Low Volume Production Environment

Groov-Pin - GBMP Introduces Yokoten, then Training to Help Unleash Stream of Improvement Ideas

Alpha Analytical -  Testing Better Ways to Serve Customers Through Continuous Improvement

Signature Healthcare -  Two Heads are Better Than One!

Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center -  What is the connection between lego people, paper dolls and operating rooms?

Excelsior Oatmeal Studios -  Half the Labor, 20% Less Inventory and On-time Delivery in the High 90% Range

Bendon Gear -  ROI on Lean Training Measured at 133 to 1!

Geiger -  "Go See, Ask Why, Show Respect": Transforming An Accounts Receivable Process

Boston Retail Products -   Two Category Finalist in 2011 American Manufacturing Strategy Awards 

ABNote - Security with Efficiency

A Day at Aushon BioSystems - The Power of Team-Based Kaizen

Alene Candle: Turning Up The Heat With Lean

Geiger SunGraphix - Freeing Up Big Time with Changeover Collaboration

Raytheon IADC Recognized as 2010 Industry Week Best Plants Winner
Ken's Foods: Continuous Improvement & 5S
STD Medical: 2 Days, 350 Hours: How a Short Set-Up Reduction Pilot Program Demonstrated Huge Improvement Opportunities In Machining

OmniGuide:  17 Days of Training and Over $4 Million in Savings

Extrusion Technology:  Employee Empowerment & Operational Improvement equals $1.2M in Cost Savings per Year
Dole & Bailey: Helping Employees Develop a Taste for Lean
Cybex International: Building Exercise Equipment to Customer Demand: Faster & with Lower Inventories

Checon Corporation: Employees Achieve 88% Reduction in Set-up Times at Corporation

Good Harbor FilletHow Much is 8 Days of Lean Training and Employee Continuous Improvement Activity Worth?

Flexcon: Kanban System Provides Significant Savings and Benefits to Expansion Tank Manufacturer

Case Study: A Lesson in How to Save $15,000,000 Dollars!

United Tool & Die:  Respect for Workers Key to 5S Success

Bemis Worldwide: Supporting World Class Athletes through World Class Operations

Karl Storz Endovision: Continuous Improvement Activities Lead to Growth in Jobs and Significant ROI

At A.W. Chesterton Continuous Improvement Is Not Just for Production

Case Study:110 Years Young: How Admiral Packaging Continues to Adopt New Ways of Thinking and Working to Stay Competitive

Case Study: Initial Continuous Improvement Efforts Yield 68% Gain in Productivity at MA Manufacturer