CASE STUDY:
BARKERS

(FRUIT PROCESSORS)

1 WEEK FOCUSED IMPROVEMENT ACTIVITY

AT A GLANCE

  • Savings $140K per annum in improved labour efficiency
  • Increase in production line capacity of 40%
  • Cross functional team building, with the CEO working alongside a production operator to make improvements

CAPABILITIES DEPLOYED

  • Cross functional group working as a team on a focused improvement
  • Waste identification
  • Line balance and Short interval management
  • Root Cause Analysis
  • GO-LOOK-SEE (GEMBA)

“LMAC supported us creating a step change in our business almost overnight, we created flow and capacity…$140K in annualised savings, 40% lift in capacity, no capex, 4 weeks to implement the solution, a group of happy operators and a group of engaged, motivated, trained practitioners. Fantastic!

Justin Riley , CEO Barkers Fruit Processors