Saia Burgess Leans toward Efficiency in the Warehouse

February 18, 2010 — In today's fast paced manufacturing world, time is money. The right mix of trained workers and required parts to keep the manufacturing floor running is vital to success. Using Lean manufacturing initiatives to reduce waste in the manufacturing process can help organizations find the right mix that leads to profit, and manufacturer Saia Burgess is continually looking at ways to lean out waste.

Saia Burgess is a manufacturer of a wide range of motion control solutions at its Vandalia, Ohio, manufacturing facility. Motion control solutions, such as solenoids and switches, are used in a wide range of products globally including ATMs, security monitoring systems, medical devices and military systems.