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Service Benefits for Members: Lean Training Partners, Lean Tools

GBMP members receive discounts on products and services from our partners. Check them out below!

Creative Safety Supply is an industrial supply company offering a complete inventory for all of your company's visual safety need. We currently offer high-quality industrial floor marking tapes, tool foam organizers, custom and pre-printed signs, 5S supplies, lean training materials, informational books and videos, industrial label makers and professional thermal printing systems, as well as emergency spill kits and ergonomic products for the workplace. With all of these products in one place, ordering from Creative Safety Supply, a trusted leader in manufacturing and industrial supplies, will ultimately save you time and money! GBMP Member Benefit: GBMP members receive 10% of all of their purchases at the Creative Safety Supply Store.

ProActive Sympton Management is an onsite multi-tiered program that dramatically reduces the cost associated with work- and non-work related injuries including: Workman's Compensation claims, OSHA Recordable Lost Time Injuries, STD, LTD, and even a reduction in Health Insurance Claims Ratios affecting your premiums. At the same time, the program generates enthusiastic employees who feel empowered to take responsibility for their health and safety, creating a tangible culture change. GBMP Member Benefit: the first 5 hours of Onsite Early Symptom Intervention Wellness (ESI Wellness) Pilot Program is absolutely free if the services are indicated after the complimentary onsite ProActive Symptom Management gap assessment. Learn more.


The 5S Store: The 5S Store is a one-stop shop for everything 5S. They provide bins, aisle marking tape, tool control foam, pegboard systems, books, training materials, posters, signage, implementation and sustainment forms, starter kits and much, much more. Stop hunting all over the place for the tools you need to put your 5S program in place. The 5S Store provides its customers with everything they need, all in one place, saving you valuable time and money. GBMP Member Benefit: GBMP members receive 10% off all purchases at the 5S Store.

Visual Workplace: Visual Workplace's system enables you to quickly and easily produce customized signage for your shop floor or office at a fraction of the cost of outsourcing the work. With your own in-house sign shop, you can instantly make 5S locators, dry erase boards, tool shadow boards, floor graphics, safety signs, and many other customized visual control signs for your facility. The possibilities are endless. GBMP Member Benefit: GBMP members can have the Visual Workplace In-house Sign Shop at their facility for one month for free (a $99 value). There's no risk. If you don't wish to keep the system, just return it. Visual Workplace will also provide free web training and technical support for using the system, and an exclusive Idea Book of over 600 templates.


Tax Credit Advisors: Your efforts to improve process efficiency, reduce costs, eliminate waste and improve your products may qualify your firm for substantial tax benefits. You may even be able to claim expenses you made up to three years ago! Tax Credit Advisors has helped dozens of GBMP member companies successfully claim millions of dollars - one company alone earned tax credits totaling over $100,000. GBMP Member Benefit: As a member of GBMP, you are entitled to receive a free in-depth study of your technical development efforts to help you determine whether you qualify and for how much you may be eligible (a $1000 value).


Next Stage Solutions (NSS) is a financial and business advisory firm that embraces lean thinking and accounting concepts for both manufacturers and service businesses. Our team of forward-looking on-demand CFOs and Growth Advisors takes pride in working collaboratively and cross-functionally across organizations combining financial expertise with an operational, process-driven emphasis.Continuous improvement is a hallmark principle at NSS with strong focus on growth, optimization and profitability.  Accurate Financial information needs to be communicated in a timely and consistent manner to be understood by all.  NSS ensures that the Finance function becomes a highly effective internal service to the entire organization and brings both transparency and simplicity to the business.GBMP Member Benefit:  GBMP members enjoy a 20% incentive on hourly rates and retainers to bring successful company financial sophistication to your organization.

Media Northeast Video Production: Media Northeast offers video production services, for all of your corporate video needs, from promotional and sales videos to legal, training and event videos. Media Northeast produced GBMP's Toast Video, the #1 selling Lean training DVD. Whatever your video needs, Media Northeast will take your project through all the stages necessary (logistics, recording, editing, post-production, and dubbing) to achieve a professional-looking video. GBMP Member Benefit: GBMP members receive a free telephone consultation and estimate for your specific job (a $500 value) and a 20% savings on all camera work.


Image Resolutions  - The Digital Color Experts. Image Resolutions provides digital and traditional 4 color and 2 color offset printing services including bindery, as well as fine art Giclee reproduction prints. They have served their customers for more than 20 years and have built a reputation on quality work and friendly service. Their services are used by graphic designers, artists, advertising agencies, corporate marketing communications departments, commercial printers, schools and universities, quick printers and independent businesses throughout Massachusetts and Rhode Island. GBMP Member Benefit: GBMP members receive a 10% discount on all of their digital, traditional offset and large format printing needs.


IMPO (Industrial Maintenance & Plant Operation) Magazine: IMPO provides timely, relevant coverage of manufacturing news, technology breakthroughs, and in-plant advancements for plant managers and engineers looking to increase productivity, operate more efficiently and improve competitiveness. IMPO reports on important trends, issues and products affecting industrial operation for the plant engineering, operations and maintenance market. IMPO is published 10 times a year (monthly except bi-monthly in Jan/Feb and Nov/Dec) and is available in Print or Digital format. GBMP Member Benefit: Click here to get one year of IMPO absolutely free!




For more information about becoming a GBMP preferred supplier, or if you are a member and need to get coupon codes or contact information to take advantage of your member benefits, please contact a GBMP Program Manager at 617-969-1396.