Avondale Foods win runner up in IMR Lean Manufacturing Award

banner image for IMR awards presentation with John Quirke on stage

S A Partners were very pleased to sponsor the Lean Manufacturing Company of the Year Award at the IMR Manufacturing Awards, which was held on the 29th January at the Citywest hotel. Attended by John Quirke and Megan James, the IMR Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards is now in its second year, and are the only awards programme to exclusively focus on the manufacturing sector, bring the tremendous achievements of manufacturing companies and their supply chains into the spotlight and highlighting the performance of the outstanding teams driving their success.

S A Partners would also like to congratulations to client Avondale Foods who won a very well deserved runner up in the Lean Manufacturing Awards at the recent Irish Manufacturing Research Awards held at City West Hotel on the 28th February. The recognition testifies to the hard work and commitment Avondale has made to driving operational excellence across the business and the continuing business results they see as a result. Well done to a fantastic team.

One of the most competitive categories, Avondale were beaten to top slot by Boston Scientific, Shingo silver prize winners, with the award being presented by S A Partners, John Quirke. Congratulations also to Pfizer, winner in 2 other manufacturing categories, recognising their work in changeover and manufacturing.

Then IMR Manufacturing and Supply Chain Awards highlighted the implementation of smart thinking to enable competitive world class manufacturing, and showcase the resilience, determination and ingenuity of the Ireland’s manufacturing community.

The awards attracted over 400 Guests, including MD’s, CEO’s, Operation & Production Directors, Top Level Engineers, Logistics and Supply Chain Managers, Research & Development, and the National Media.

To get the full list of winners visit the awards website.

Some awards pictures

Lean Manufacturing Awards group picture
Megan and JOhn posing for a photo
the IMR logo in lights
John Quirke
john getting ready to present the award
group photo