STEWART EFI, LLC IS THE MADE IN CT MANUFACTURER OF THE WEEK
April 03, 2013
(Rocky Hill, Connecticut) – CONNSTEP announced today Stewart EFI, LLC is the featured Made in CT manufacturer of the week. Located in Thomaston, Stewart EFI, LLC ranks among the largest international suppliers of precision, deep drawn, progressive die and slide-formed metal stamped components, and wire forms, as well as, automated and secondary assemblies, plating and metal finishing.
For over 60 years, Stewart EFI has been dedicated to satisfying customer requirements. Their engineers, technicians and designers produce over 3 billion parts per year. To ensure total product quality and reduce variation, the overriding company objective is to make each product right from the start. By practicing on-going Lean Manufacturing, 5S and quantitative cross-functional goal setting/results measurement programs and by working closely with quality-driven vendors, Stewart EFI ensures that their quality, cost, delivery and service levels continue to improve.
“Stewart EFI recently renewed their commitment to Lean thinking, re-launching their dedication to 5S through a workforce-wide training initiative. They educated their entire workforce in 5S thinking through hands-on activities and workshops,” Bill Caplan, Business Growth Consultant, CONNSTEP.
The Made in CT Program (www.made-in-ct.com) is a dedicated feature on the CONNSTEP website, creating a directory for the state’s manufacturers to showcase products and services. Eligible companies can register to receive a complimentary company profile page to share company history, products/services and company news. The goal of the program is to showcase the products made in the Nutmeg State and highlight the contributions of the manufacturing community to the public. Additionally, the program provides social media forums for manufacturers to connect with one another and discuss industry issues.
“CONNSTEP is excited to provide an opportunity for our manufacturers to benefit from greater exposure and to be recognized for the important impact they make on the Connecticut community, ” Bonnie Del Conte, president and CEO of CONNSTEP, “The Made in CT Program offers local supply chain connections, sector peer networking and greater visibility to legislators and other economic stakeholders.”
All participating companies have the opportunity to become the featured manufacturer of the week. As the featured manufacturer of the week, Stewart EFI, LLC will be prominently displayed on the CONNSTEP website as well as on the “Made in CT” Facebook page, LinkedIn group and Twitter feed (@CTMade).
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