Leveraging Data for Continuous Improvement (Lean)

The AGx Conference was a sponsored ApRecs event held in conjunction with the Washington State Horticultural Association Annual Meeting. Below is a transcription of the second Discussion Group that centered on Leveraging Data for Continuous Improvement (Lean). Download PDF of Transcription Discussion Panel consisted of the following: Joe Dager, Lean Six‐Sigma Blackbelt at ApRecs will […]

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Introduction to Lean Thinking

An introduction to Lean Thinking drawing on Dr. Deming, Toyota Production System and Lean Thinking by Jones and Womack. Interested in learning more? Download Related PDF Visit us at the AGx Conference Series

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Field Data Scorecard Training

At last year’s Northwest Food Processors Association Expo (ApRecs is in the Special Interest Pavilion at Booth #107), 72% attendees said food safety was a prime concern. A reason stated was that a single food safety incident can cause damage to your brand and to your bottom line. Do you think attendees would say they are making […]

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Can Food Safety be done Profitably?

Jerry Rosenthal started on his process improvement journey where he entered the world of medical device and worked with such companies like Cardinal Health. Jerry’s expertise is primarily in regulated environments such as food, beverage and pharmaceutical production and packaging. Jerry has been successful at taking principles and tools from manufacturing and applying them to […]

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Is Food Safety A Part Of The Way You Do Business?

Jerry Rosenthal started on his process improvement journey where he entered the world of medical device and worked with such companies like Cardinal Health. Jerry’s expertise is primarily in regulated environments such as food, beverage and pharmaceutical production and packaging. Jerry has been successful at taking principles and tools from manufacturing and applying them to […]

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Are You Listening to Voice of Agency?

Jerry Rosenthal started on his process improvement journey where he entered the world of medical device and worked with such companies like Cardinal Health. Jerry’s expertise is primarily in regulated environments such as food, beverage and pharmaceutical production and packaging. Jerry has been successful at taking principles and tools from manufacturing and applying them to […]

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Using Food Safety Data To Leverage Lean Practices

This is a new ApRecs webinar session that will serve as an introduction for Packers/Shippers/Processors (PSPs) to explore how their organization can leverage Food Safety information within a Lean Organization. Sign up For the Next Webinar Many Packers/Shippers/Processors (PSPs) are familiar with Lean and have implemented Lean within their facility. Visual Controls, 5s and Training within Industry […]

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