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The Marketing Store Worldwide

30% Productivity Raise In 4 Supplier Factories

Industry: Toys and Children’s Products
Service: LEAN 6 Sigma/ BPI

The Marketing Store Worldwide (TMSW) is a U.S.-funded customer engagement agency specializing in brand building and promotional gifts distribution for multinational corporations including McDonald’s. 

TMSW invited TQM to provide Act-N-Achieve LEAN consultancy services to its 4 core suppliers to enhance their capability and product quality.
 

Project Scope

  • Conduct factory capability audits and benchmarking analysis

  • Identify areas for improvement

  • Provide coaching on improvement solution implementation

  • Conduct time and method study

Achievements

  • Ergonomically redesigned workstations and workers’ movements

  • Redesigned jigs & fixture to enable synchronized operations

  • ~30% raise in productivity for all 4 of the suppliers