Category Archives: DEMEP. Lean Manufacturing

Company continues Lean Journey in manufacturing Thin Layer Chromatography plates

Our Company started working with the Delaware Lean processManufacturing Extension Partnership (DEMEP) in January of 2009 to see where we could streamline procedures, operate more efficiently, and make ongoing improvements.

Anyone who has embarked on a Lean Journey knows that it is an ongoing process with new tools and concepts to consider on a regular basis.

Thanks to this partnership, we’ve been able to produce our quality Thin Layer Chromatography plates more efficiently, improve our ordering system, and move to a four-day work week.

This week, our partners at DEMEP are working with us to explore more ways to make improvements to our system.

We just thought this might be a good opportunity to take a trip back in the time machine that is video to show some highlights of our first session with DEMEP: