Participating organizations can accelerate their improvement journey while capitalizing on the best practices and lessons learned by one of America’s true business success stories.
SPARTANBURG, SC (PRWEB) April 11, 2013
Milliken’s operational and safety leaders, including Joe Salley, President and CEO, Jim McNulty, CFO and Jeff Price, President, Specialty Fabrics division will convene at the Roger Milliken Center in Spartanburg, South Carolina in May to host and present at two manufacturing conferences. Participating organizations can accelerate their improvement journey while capitalizing on the best practices and lessons learned by one of America’s true business success stories.
Known worldwide for its outstanding manufacturing performance system, Milliken offers manufacturers an opportunity to see and learn its operating system first-hand through its consultancy and education services,Performance Solutions by Milliken™. With more than 350 years of combined experience, its practitioners provide clients an in-depth look at Milliken’s award-winning systems and processes that have allowed this nearly 150 year-old company to succeed. Each conference ends with an interactive plant tour to demonstrate how these real and pragmatic systems work within a live manufacturing operation.
Milliken’s Driving Operational Excellence conference takes place May 14-16, 2013. Milliken’s successful performance system evolved over a nearly twenty-year study of the best organizations in the world. Participants in the conference explore how to utilize this performance system as a model within their own organizations.
Benchmarking Best Practices in World-Class Safety Processes will be held May 21-23, 2013. Milliken has averaged a Total Injury and Illness Rate (TIIR) of just 0.63 for the past decade and has received numerous awards as one of the safest companies in North America. Conference participants will be introduced to Milliken’s Safety Way™ system, which fosters and maintains a sustainable culture of safety throughout the organization, and will explore how the Safety Way approach can be applied to their existing safety methodology.
To date, more than 1500 manufacturing professionals from around the globe have benefited from attending these benchmarking training summits.
For more information about Performance Solutions by Milliken or to register for a conference, visit http://www.performancesolutionsbymilliken.com.
Milliken is an innovation company that has been exploring, discovering, and creating ways to enhance people’s lives since 1865. Our community of innovators has developed one of the largest collections of patents held by a private company. With expertise across a breadth of disciplines including specialty chemical, floor covering, and performance materials, we work around the world every day to add true value to people’s lives, improve health and safety, and make this world more sustainable. For more information, visit http://www.milliken.com.