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Presentation 2_Pill Box - The Pill Box Company: MiniCap...

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The Pill Box Company: Kaizen Athena Alcantar Francis Estrella Kristina Hoffman Pritt Newlin  Ray Perlas  Roman Sohal Doan Vu MiniCap Daily Vitamins
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Company Background MiniCap daily vitamins is one of The Pill Box Company’s basic products. MiniCap daily vitamins’ demand has remained constant (in the hundreds of millions) throughout time Eight production cells are dedicated to the production of MiniCap vitamins Labor costs total approximately $877,760 per year Equipment on a MiniCap line cost the company approximately $900,000 with six year life expectancy Maintenance for the for the equipment averages $200,000/year
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Traditional MiniCap Production Cell Six workers per cell Five full-time workers at eight hours per day and one part-time relief worker at five hours per day Each full-time worker has a specific task One materials loader (transport materials from feed area and feed it into the machine) One operator (ensures machinery is working properly) One product loader (ensures pills are bottled properly & perform random sample test counts on vitamins in a bottle) Two visual inspectors (ensures safety/quality of pills) The part-time relief worker is cross trained to cover all breaks for all workers
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This note was uploaded on 12/03/2009 for the course SJSU 122b taught by Professor Df during the Spring '09 term at Punjab Engineering College.

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