Places available at best practice site visits in November

Posted on 25 Oct 2012 by Tim Brown

Onsite Insights, one of the UK’s leading providers of best practice and innovation events is hosting two site visit in November which are available to readers of The Manufacturer at a special rate.

Places are still available at the two site visits are to Bühler Sortex in London and Williams Lea in Wymondham, Norfolk at a price of only £95.00. Further details are below.

For more information please contact:

Ailsa Kaye, Programme Director, Onsite Insights

W: | E. [email protected] | M. 0783-2223453

Upcoming events:

Bühler Sortex
Tuesday 13 November 2012 (10am – 2pm)

Bühler Sortex is a world leader in the innovation and delivery of sorting solutions to the global food and non-food processing industries. The company designs, manufactures and supplies optical sorting machines to over 140 countries throughout the world. The optical sorters are used to detect and remove unwanted and blemished material from products such as rice, coffee, nuts, seeds, plastics, vegetables, etc. They have created a low volume, high value, high technology assembly operation, utilising modern manufacturing techniques. Importantly, Bühler Sortex have been awarded six Queens Awards for Enterprise, the most recent was for International Trade in 2011.

The visit covers: Lean Manufacturing; Customer Service and Environmental Management.

Williams Lea
Wymondham, Norfolk
Thursday 15 November (9.30am – 2.30pm)

WILLIAMS LEA is the leading global provider of customised Corporate Information Solutions. The company has a demonstrable record of building long-term partnerships with leading organisations across Europe, the US and Asia Pacific, taking the burden of managing their Corporate Information. Williams Lea has grown (turnover) by 30% per year over the last five years and the company attributes its success to its talented, experienced and dedicated people. In the last two years the company has expanded into new markets and developed new clients and market sectors in the US, Australia and the UK.

Visit day attendees will have the opportunity to tour this new, purpose-built, 70,000 sq.ft. facility and experience the entrepreneurial, enthusiastic culture for themselves. Find out how Williams Lea focuses its operations on the benefits to clients, and discover the tools and techniques they use to keep the staff involved and the company growing – equally applicable whatever the size of your company.

The visit covers: Innovation and continuous improvement and Process Change.