Onsite Insights visit to Double H Nurseries
Double H Nursery grows & supplies flowering houseplants for the major supermarkets such as Marks & Spencer, Sainsbury and Tesco. They have been an accredited Investor in People since 1997 and this reflects their commitment to developing their staff at every level of the business.
They have been on an ongoing lean journey for over 15 years and have introduced many tools and techniques used in wider manufacturing industries. They were one of the first companies within their sector to pursue Lean and Best Practice and it has become a way of life within the organization.
Their focus has been to change the thought process from “we work with dirt, so it will be dirty”, to a culture of continuous and sustained improvement, and a sense of pride in the workplace.
We are in the process of Lean Transformation within the horticultural industry. Changing the thought process from – we work with dirt, so it will be dirty, to a culture of continuous and sustained improvement, and a sense of pride in the workplace
Visit in 60 seconds / Awards
Lean Manufacturing … 5S … Kanban … Kaizen … TPM … Visual Management … Skills matrix … Six monthly lean audit … Suggestion board/scheme … Investors in People … Waste reduction … Quality … Environmental impacts … Horticultural industry best practice
10.00 Arrival & Refreshments
10.30 Welcome & Introductions
10.45 Double H Lean Story
11.45 Site Walk
13.00 Lunch and Networking
13.45 Question and Answers
15.00 Close & Depart