The Operations Department at KADDB Investment Group (KIG) has held its 6th Operations Day. The event started with a welcoming speech by Eng. Mohammed Ajlouni, the COO of the group, followed by a brief video about the Operations Department main activities.
The event, which was held at the Land Mark Hotel and attended by the General Managers and employees of the group’s affiliates, included an in-depth presentation about Supply Chain Management conducted by the supply chain expert Eng. Alia Gharaibeh followed by a discussion about its best practices.
Each of the group’s affiliates presented a brief about the main improvement projects carried out in 2015. The projects were evaluated by an external panel of Eng. Ahmad Younis, Dr. Mazen Arafeh, and Eng. Akram Abu Rassa’. The evaluation assessed implementing the “5S” methodology and the Operational Improvement and Excellence Project. JordanAMCO won the “5S” implementation award, and First Armour won the prize for the best project to improve the process for its footwear factory (JoSpecial Boots).
It is worth mentioning that KIG affiliates strive to adopt the newest methods in lean manufacturing in addition to the Operations Department’s own operational improvements excellence models.