Metalind hosts the most important annual Lean conference in Croatia


East Europe producer of firerated doors and glass, Metalind, participated on Green and Lean Production Conference 2015 in Croatia.

On November 26, 2015 Metalind hosted 30 leading experts in Lean implementation in various industries in Croatia – from food processing companies to banks. They all have one thing in common - continuous lean improvements and finding ways on how to make everyday job better and better and more advanced.

Employees of Metalind were proud to open their factory to the biggest Croatian companies and share thier hard work in order to help to improve local economy. Using this strategy Metalind presented lean improvement to its suppliers and customers as well. Organizers of Green and Lean Production Conference were delighted to see Lean principles implemented in a door factory in Croatia and gave their opinion that Metalind is one of the top Lean factories they had a chance to visit.

Participants were also interested in system of annual official Lean assessments and implementation of Lean in office where Metalind is considered a pioneer in Croatia.

„I am very pleased that we presented Metalind as  advanced factory and good place to work. I would like to thank to East Europe team for supporting us in overall Lean activities and to all employees in Metalind for their hard work in applying Lean principles for last 3 years where we improved from initial 11% to last year's 60% during our official assessments.“, says Metalind's MD Davor Njegovac.