Warburtons has seen five generations making bread since 1870. They are one of the leading UK Family owned bakers and have chosen Lean Business Solutions Ltd to support their Lean initiative in Bolton, Burnley, Blackpool and Newport.
“LBS turned text book theories into reality with their pragmatic, realistic, honest and experienced approach. Their grass roots knowledge and support was invaluable for our drive towards a better working culture”
How did we help?
Initial culture audit used to identify site differences and support business wide initiative. Achievements during last 3 years include:-
- Significant increase in employee participation
- Self sustaining 5S culture
- Improved uptime through Standardised working
- Operators now demand 5S of peer group
- Ideas for improvement are flowing and being implemented
- Older sites able to stand proud against newer bakeries