Automatic Plastics is a privately owned company with a track record of more than 40 years’ experience in plastic and polymer injection moulding and a focus on the medical device and pharmaceutical sectors.
They are one of the leading plastic injection moulding manufacturers for medical device and pharma components, servicing clients in Ireland, the UK and Worldwide.
The objective of this project was to embed the Lean approach at Automatic Plastics.
Among the key challenges was the engagement of the middle management team.
The confidence of the Lean team to deliver their projects and present the outcomes was identified as a key change within the company.
There were a number of results identified by the business. Among them were significant improvements in many of the key areas identified at the start of the programme.
“The LeanPlus programme delivered a significant financial impact and other critical benefits to the business.”