Perdue Selects EASE, Inc. for Work Measurement Software
Perdue has selected EASE, Inc. labor standards software as part of their process improvement initiative and lean manufacturing efforts
Mission Viejo, CA February 28, 2013 -
EASE, Inc. is proud to announce that Perdue has selected EASE to provide them Engineered Labor Standards software including standard work. As part of Perdue’s ongoing process improvement initiatives combined with their focus on Lean manufacturing initiatives, EASE labor standards software with predetermined times will play a large role in their operations.
Perdue Incorporated is one of the largest poultry (chicken and turkey) producers in the US. The company operates live production and processing facilities in about 15 US states through its some 2,200 contracted poultry farmers. The Perdue Farms division processes and packs more than 3 billion pounds of chicken and turkey a year. The company sells poultry in the US and in 100-plus countries through retail food outlets and to
foodservice customers, most of which are located in the eastern half of the US. Its Perdue also processes grain for animal feed and pet food ingredients, makes vegetable oils, and manufactures fertilizer and renewable fuel.
The EASEworks® work measurement software will provide Perdue with the ability to create standard work and develop the required labor standards faster, more accurately and more consistently. In addition, their
organisation & methods/ process improvement team will be able to evaluate alternative methods which can reduce cycle time and eliminate ‘non value-added’ time.
Michael Linos, CEO and President of EASE, Inc. said, “We are excited to add Perdue to our list of clients using the EASEworks® engineered labor standards product to help with their lean manufacturing efforts. As part of a recent process improvement and lean manufacturing initiatives at Perdue, EASE, Inc. will provide a powerful set of tools to assist with their efforts.”
EASE, Inc. work measurement software based on a predetermined motion time system ensures that Perdue’s resources are well utilized and focused on what is important in their manufacturing operations. By using a predetermined time system and libraries of optimized labor standards their Industrial Engineers will be far more productive than if they were still using time study. EASE, Inc. labor standards are designed to help Industrial
Engineers develop standards quickly and accurately, and maintain these standards continuously with very little effort.
About EASE, Inc. – EASE, Inc. was founded in 1986 with the goal of providing Industrial, Manufacturing and Quality Engineers with a powerful and cost effective suite of software products. EASE, Inc. is the leading
provider of On-Demand Productivity Software Solutions with clients that include: Dell, Cummins, Harley Davidson, Aston Martin, Black & Decker, Rolls Royce, Home Depot, Safeway, US Navy, Raytheon, Sub-Zero,
Teledyne, Toys “R” Us, Tyson, Hitachi, Lowe’s and many others. EASE, Inc. is a recognized innovator in the field of Work Measurement, Engineered Labor Standards, Line Balancing, Work Instructions, Manufacturing
Document Management and highly focused MES software.
For additional information please contact EASE, Inc. at 949-348-7511 and visit our website at http://www.easeinc.com