Keeping with our commitment to add value to our customers and to continually improve, MBK Tape Solutions prescribes to Lean manufacturing principles. This year with the guidance from Dennis Grogan, a consultant from Austin-Corp., MBK is focusing on identifying areas of improvement and standardizing the process. Check out our Lean 101 video that demonstrates the difference from Push to Pull production.
MBK Tape Solutions is proud to annouce it has achieved ISO 9001:2015 certification on May 4, 2018. This certification reinforces our commitment to providing consistent quality products, services and support to our customers.
MBK is pleased to announce the hiring of Jaymin Chauhan for the Quality Manager position. Jaymin is currently finishing up his Master's degree in Manufacturing System Engineering & Quality Management at California State University in Northridge, California. We are thrilled to have a Certified Lean and Six Sigma Quality Control Manager join the team. Jaymin earned his degree in Mechanical Engineering In India and then worked for four years as a Production Engineer - Team Leader in South Korea. Utilizing his prior work experience, knowledge and skills, Jaymin's primary role will be overseeing the Quality Control at MBK as well as implementing Lean Manufacturing and assuring good work flow at our new headquarters. Welcome to the MBK family.
Over the past year, MBK Tape Solutions implemented Lean Manufacturing practices, with the goal to reduce waste and improve the manufacturing process. What does this mean for our customers? Using lean manufacturing techniques helps deliver higher quality products while reducing costs. In April, the entire MBK team participated in a Kaizen event. Facilitated by Dennis Grogan, a consultant from Austin-Corp. we developed and implemented new processes in order to streamline and eliminate unneeded waste. Many thanks to Dennis for listening to the staff's concerns and ideas, and bringing positive energy to the MBK workplace. To learn more about 5S, Gemba Walk and Kaizen Tools
To support the growing business, MBK Tape Solutions expanded their existing warehouse and added a new die-cutting press and slitting machine. Installing a mezzanine to the two-story building, increased floor space and storage and the new converting equipment amplified MBK's die-cutting and slitting capabilities.
As a third party tape converter, MBK is well qualified to manage the development of adhesive tape component parts and end-user products for the following reasons.