From the shop floor to senior management levels, APPM’s first-hand experience in metal working, plastics, packaging, automation, manual assembly, inspection and quality systems ensures an in-depth understanding of your organization’s needs.
We quickly identify areas of concern and propose solutions tailored to address the immediate, critical needs of your organization, then guide you and your teams through every step of the process until your issues are resolved.
Your business needs to deliver high quality, cost effective products to your customers—faster and more reliably than your competition. Our record for building successful programs that deliver those results is our strongest recommendation.
Our knowledge base covers a wide variety of industries for both Fortune 500 and smaller businesses. By combining hands-on technology and in-depth regulatory knowledge, APPM is uniquely positioned to quickly grasp critical issues facing manufacturers—and to make recommendations addressing long and short term challenges in an integrated and systematic manner.
Although the APPM approach to problem solving can be applied to any enterprise, we bring particular knowledge to the following industries: Consumer Electronics, Pharmaceuticals, Textile, Wire & Cable, Medical Equipment and Devices, Cosmetics and Foods.
Every initiative is unique, but our consultants follow a proven process that includes…
Evaluate your critical functions:
- Sales history – growing or declining
- New Product Introduction – success rate, time to market, delivery schedule, on budget
- Customer Complaint History
- Inventory and Purchasing Review
- Staffing – long term vs. high turnover
Achieving Your Goals
We know that effective selection, prioritization and implementation of projects is crucial when building capabilities.
That’s why our review of a company’s strategic plan includes an analysis of recent (two year) operational decision-making to identify where resources and/or decisions support or undermine the achievement of strategic goals.