Introduce an MES

Complex processes, Excel-based production scheduling and hand-written (&archived!) Batch Record documentation limited this site’s capacity to increase production of trans-dermal patches. With strategic outlook, the head of production decided to go for a...

Triple Production Output

A private equity company bought an established producer of blood-based pharmaceuticals. With site management and 3 cross-functional teams of 40 employees in total we reviewed the complete value stream. Identifying, prioritizing and sequencing the identified 90...

Adjust Specifications for Saving

With a medical devices supplier we’ve reached a reduction of production costs by 20% in a new product launch as a result of systematic Value Stream Screening with focus on design to tolerances. The challenges were tackled by a series of facilitated workshops to...

Forecast to Invoice

A medical products company improved its overall supply chain, from forecasting through in-house assembly to shipment. We helped address poor forecast quality and high variation in supplier performance through systematic minimum safety stocks, better flow of...