Contemporary Graphic Solutions Gets Performance Boost
"The value stream mapping event that we did to kick off the program was really exciting," he said. "To see the pressmen understand the troubles that we go through up front, in terms of getting information from the customer and getting an accurate job ticket out to the press…they can see it wasn't (a case of) them not doing their job. In addition, the production planner in the meeting was excited and understood that giving bad information to the press impacted the pressroom's performance and their efficiency.
"The possibilities are endless, as far as I can see," Reilley added. "The improvements we're making on-press will translate even further within our operations, into bindery, fulfillment and the mail shop."