Tour Description: Vitamix produces the worlds leading blenders. We produce roughly 1 million machines per year for companies like William Sonoma, QVC, Costco, Amazon, Whole Foods, Starbucks, etc. We have roughly 700 employees, and have been recipients of Manny Awards, Wire Net, Crystal Impact Award, and Evolution of Manufacturing Award.
Participants will see the lean journey, quality MDI, blade automation cell, a production cell, warehouse MDI, and shipping MDI. Participants will be able to see CI in multiple locations, understand some of the process, and visually see the lean transformation.
Safety Requirements: No open toe shoes. Participants will be need safety glasses and will be provided by Vitamix. Safety procedures will be communicated during the tour.
Important Note: Tour will consist of a 30-minute presentation, 1-hour plant tour and a 15-minute Q&A.
Special Tour Accommodations/Considerations: Casual dress is OK.