Continuous Improvement

As a UK manufacturer, FTL is very aware of the need to continuously improve, throughout the business. FTL operates a continuous improvement policy, encouraging involvement from all areas in its business. Our improvement programme has been running for 8 years now. We use the best tools available in lean manufacture and visual management of our cellular manufacturing area.

In 2011 we completed 47 improvement actions and plan to continue and beat this in 2012
This includes:

  • Kaizen Activity
  • 5s Activity
  • Customer Complaints procedures, including corrective actions
  • OEE Analysis
  • Leakers/Scrap + Deliveries Analysis
  • KPI Reviews and Analysis