Hytrol Conveyor Co.

Friday October 10th Hytrol Conveyor Presents Lean Case Study at Applied Lean Leadership Conference


Jonesboro, AR -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/07/2014 -- Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc., manufacturer of advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions is a Silver sponsor and presenter at the Applied Lean Leadership Conference. Hytrol Conveyor will present on Friday, October 10th 10:00-11:30 am in room 123 at Fogelman Executive Conference Center (FECC). The presentation is titled, “Extraordinary Lean Benchmarking Case Study with Hytrol Conveyor Company,” which will include a visit to their gemba in the afternoon.

The session is presented by Brandy Lloyd, Director of Engineering; Chris Glenn, Vice President of Manufacturing and Engineering; and Phillip Poston, Director of Communications. Glenn commented, "Lean principles are at the core of everything we do at Hytrol. It’s a unique way of thinking, a philosophy built on efficiency that offers the most value to our customer. As a company, we are proud to support an event such as the Applied Lean Leadership Conference, because it affords us the opportunity to help educate other businesses on best practices within a lean environment.”

The event is October 9-10, 2014 at the University of Memphis Conference Venues. This two-day conference starts with presentations from internationally known Lean leaders, and area National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) and Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) organizations. Sponsoring organizations will staff informational booths with a theme of both professional development and career opportunity during the networking breaks. The second day will be a choice between three separate workshop tracks.

About Hytrol Conveyor Company, Inc.
Hytrol Conveyor Co., Inc. (http://www.hytrol.com) designs and manufactures advanced conveyor systems, controls, and solutions for customers with processing, manufacturing, warehousing, and distribution needs. For over 65 years, Hytrol has demonstrated an unwavering dedication to understanding the unique material handling needs of businesses. Hytrol is focused on creating innovative, customized conveyor solutions that help companies achieve their goals.

Hytrol's consistent growth is strengthened by its Integration Partner Network, with over 100 locations worldwide. Hytrol’s Technology Center is the birthplace for many industry-changing solutions, such as EZLogic® accumulation conveyors and the E24™, an energy efficient, motor driven roller conveyor series. These technologies are complemented by Hytrol’s sortation offerings, the ProSort 400 Elite series high speed shoe sorter, as well as the ProSort MRT series narrow belt sorter. Follow Hytrol on Twitter @hytrol.

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