Sharing of best practices - Safety and 5S's – Unicer’s visit
Proximity to its customers and sharing best practices are part of the strategy of Verallia Portugal that received in July in its plant, Unicer.
The main goal is to operationalize company, that’s why in 2011, Verallia created, Verallia Industrial Model project (VIM), an industrial excellence program which aims to improve industrial efficiency and eliminate all types of losses (energy, quality, time and other expenses) both industrial and administrative level. This requires a change of mentality and behavior was needed which led to an engagement, team spirit and initiative of all employees, sharing of best practices and focus on evolution.
Unicer met this continuous improvement program and other successful initiatives in various areas such as health and safety at work, management, marketing, communication, human resources and motivation.
Verallia Portugal has been recognized in the market and awarded several prizes for their good practices of action and conduct, which helps to strengthen its position as a national market leader in container glass.