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Case Studies

CQM Training & Consultancy Ltd has a wide range of over 50 case studies which cover both Lean Manufacturing projects and Management Training initiatives. In this section we have posted a small selection of case studies from a cross section of industries that relate to our management development programmes.

If you would like to discuss your management development requirements please contact us by email of phone 0114 281 3747

Bakkavor Group's Hitchen Foods - Phase I

Using a combination on Improving Operational Performance Level 2 and Food Manufacturing Excellence Level 3 to develop team leaders has proven to be an exceptionally successful route to development for Wigan based Hitchen Foods, part of the Bakkavor Group.

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Working Towards a Better Future

As part of Instructus Group, CQM Training & Consultancy Ltd adhere to the same set of values and principles of being 'Committed, Caring and Collaborative'.

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Arla: A Global Dairy in a Lean Environment

Dairy Food Manufacturing Excellence training program pioneered by Arla Foods UK, CQM T&C and Reasheath College. Effectively combining technical dairy skills and CI. The DFME program was shortlisted in the finals for the Food Manufacturing Excellence 'Training Program of the Year' Award 2014 

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Women in Work Funded Training at Largo Foods UK Delivers Results

Women take the lead on Change Management at Largo Foods

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CQM T&C Lean Training Contributes to Thorntons 60% profit rise

CQM T&C's delivery of Lean & Food Manufacturing Excellence has been acknowledged as contributing to Thorntons impressive 60% increase in net profit

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Measurable Productivity Boost for Thorntons

CQM T&C helping Thorntons Improve People and Processes

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​Saladworks

Part of the Samworth Group, delivering quality prepared meals to the majour retail chains, CQM T&C were engaged to develop the Team Leader population and the area managers with some impressive results and behavioural changes.

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Pork Farms Journey to Success

Working directly alongside Palethorpes, CQM Training & Consultancy Ltd, the champion provider for the National Skills Academy Food & Drink, implemented an extensive programme of workforce development that would unlock value and increase performance in a continuous and sustainable way.

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​Pie Making Process

A large manufacturer of Pies transformed the morale of its operational team and achieved significant line efficiencies over an 18 month period by focusing on machine performance (OEE) and machine start ups. The outcomes were a steady increase in line efficiency providing annualised bottom line savings of over £450,000.

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​Fresh Food Slicing and Packing

This company is part of a major food retailer and supplies fresh pre-packed salads. Conformance to schedule was increased from 23% to 70% with a bottom line impact of £234,500 for this one programme of Lean development.

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Case Studies

CQM Training & Consultancy Ltd has a wide range of over 50 case studies which cover both Lean Manufacturing projects and Management Training initiatives. In this section we have posted a small selection of case studies from a cross section of industries that relate to our management development programmes.

If you would like to discuss your management development requirements please contact us by email of phone 0114 281 3747

Stanley Engineered Fastening: Embedding Continuous Process Improvement and Culture Change

A merger in 2013 provided some huge opportunities to drive growth within existing and new markets, thereby expanding production operations at the Warrington site.

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Jacuzzi Mould the Future

Investment in their workforce provides a premium return for Jacuzzi with every £2 invested in training delivering a net return of £4.

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Presspart's Lean Workforce Drive Bottom Line Improvements

This Blackburn site produces precision drawn metal components for both Industrial and Pharmaceutical uses and required an extensive programme of workforce development to unlock value and increase performance.

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Textile Production Line

A reduction of 48% in reject floor tiles was achieved by supporting the production team using Pareto and simple problem solving tools. Sustained improvements led to immediate savings of £335,000 and confidence amongst the mixed operator and team leader population to widen the improvement focus.

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​Extrusion Case Study

This well known building supplies company, extruding plastic components, used the training and coaching delivered by CQM T&C to embed and sustain some impressive Lean achievements.

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ProCo-tivity

Almost a third of ProCo staff gained an NVQ in Lean - Business Improvement Techniques.

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