Food and beverage manufacturing is fiercely competitive, and consumers are steadfast in their demand for variety, quality, and innovation. Manufacturers driving for flexibility and profitability understand there has never been a better time to apply modern techniques to achieve speed and agility to beat the competition.
Growth in this hyper-competitive environment demands digital technology to achieve new business value. Toward Zero helps you connect innovative technologies with integrated business solutions to operate more efficiently and profitably.
As a food or beverage manufacturer, you're probably managing extremely complex and competing priorities and pressures like:
Del Monte is one of the largest producers and distributors of branded canned food products in the U.S. The company looked to Toward Zero to examine business goals, financial metrics, technology infrastructure, manufacturing capability, and alignment. The result was a comprehensive cost savings plan by making changes to existing process and adjustments to technologies the company had already invested in. Using established industry guidelines such as ISA-95 combined with a proven methodology, Toward Zero identified areas to reduce waste for $1,030,000 in short-term cost savings, a clear path to efficiency and manufacturing operations profitability, and a plan for long-term growth across the plant network. Del Monte achieved 50-300% ROI on recommendations and improvements.
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