Category: Insights

  • Corporate Culture: Interview with Giovanni Inturrisi – EN

    During a visit to their plant in La Vall de Vianya (Olot), we met with Giovanni Inturrisi, Vice President of API/MFA & Nutrition Platform of Zoetis Manufacturing & Research Spain. Zoetis is a global leader focused exclusively on animal health with over 70 years of history. We discussed Culture, People, Strategy, Processes and, in short,…

  • Corporate Culture: Interview with Giovanni Inturrisi

    During a visit to their plant in La Vall de Vianya (Olot), we met with Giovanni Inturrisi, Vice President of API/MFA & Nutrition Platform of Zoetis Manufacturing & Research Spain. Zoetis is a global leader focused exclusively on animal health with over 70 years of history. We discussed Culture, People, Strategy, Processes and, in short,…

  • AI in Manufacturing: Transforming the Industry Landscape

    Artificial Intelligence (AI) is redefining the paradigms of discrete manufacturing, promising major transformations in the industrial landscape. AI has impacted product development, production, maintenance, quality management, and many other processes. In this article, we analyze the growing role of AI in reshaping discrete manufacturing, highlighting the opportunities, challenges, and implications of integrating this disruptive technology…

  • The Ultimate Guide to 5S and 5S Training

    When it comes to Kaizen and Lean, the 5S methodology is one of the most important. Just as foundations are crucial for the stability of a building, the 5S are essential for operational excellence in organizations. This article provides a detailed look at this methodology, highlighting how it can transform workplaces through efficient organization. We…

  • Operational Excellence: A Milestone in the Automotive Industry

    The Company A leading company in the automotive interior supply sector, part of a renowned business group founded in 1937, specializes in the production of flexible polymeric components for the high-end automotive market. With over five decades of experience, it has become an essential supplier to major Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) since 1971. Currently, it…

  • Generative AI: A Deep Dive into its Transformative Applications

    Generative Artificial Intelligence is one of the most fascinating areas of current technology and promises to transform various sectors of activity. Its applications are as varied as they are promising, opening new frontiers in fields such as medicine, marketing, product development, and much more. This article explores the diverse applications of generative AI, analyzing how…

  • Evolution and excellence in a pharmaceutical group

    The company In a family organization with over a century of history, the ambition has always been to position itself as a benchmark in the pharmaceutical sector. With a mission to provide personalized and excellent healthcare, this network deeply values relationships with both customers and employees, which is at the core of its philosophy. By…

  • Transforming a municipality’s financial management

    The company A Portuguese municipality recognized for its commitment to providing excellent services to its citizens was facing significant challenges in its financial management. With a wide range of responsibilities, including economic, financial, and asset management, this public entity sought to optimize its processes to promote inclusive, smart, and environmentally sustainable growth, in alignment with…

  • The Central Role of CEOs in Kaizen-Driven Business Transformation  

    CEOs are essential in guiding their companies toward continuous improvement and success. This article reveals how a transformation journey can shape strategic planning, starting with the CEO’s engagement in gathering the Voice of the Customer. We’ll explore Value Stream Analysis, Kaizen Events led by top management, and how Daily Kaizen practices can cultivate a culture…

  • Lean Journeys: Global Stories

    Lean Journeys: Global Stories Join Kelly McKinnon, Global Manufacturing Excellence-Lean and TPM Lead at Shell, David Caballero, Lean Capabilities Director at Kohler, and Sameh Botros, Continuous Improvement Director at Delpharm Montreal, while they explore the depths and diversities of Lean and Continuous Improvement practices in the Oil & Gas, Manufacturing, and Pharmaceutical industries. Our Speakers…