Using Lean Principles
United Electric Supply and Butler Supply showcase lean principles for process improvements in the Secrets of Successful Electrical Distributors series. By implementing small changes to their warehouse operations, United Electric Supply has seen, and measured, some impressive results. Butler Supply explains how they approached eliminating waste and engaging other employees to make their warehouse operations more efficient. Five years later, Butler Supply realized a 30% increase volume in their distribution center while not adding to their head count.
Primary Subject Area: Business Profitability
Audience: Electrical distributors.
United Electric Supply - 2016
Butler Supply - 2015
Prepared by: NAED
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Non-member Price: $349.00