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CMP wins manufacturing leadership award

CMP Corp. said it has been recognized with the 2014 Manufacturing Leadership Award in Operational Leadership for its Lean Manufacturing Initiative, a comprehensive, systematic and multi-year effort to eliminate waste and generate cost-efficiencies across the company.

The strategic initiative has dramatically transformed operational performance for CMP, with more than 3,000 customers across 95 nations, from the front office to its 160,000-square-foot manufacturing plant in Oklahoma City.

CMP ( undertook its Lean Manufacturing Initiative in 2009 as it, and other companies, struggled with the effects of the recession. Critical elements of the initiative included workforce training in Lean best practices through manufacturing industry alliances in Oklahoma and implementing NetSuite (NYSE: N) cloud ERP to replace a costly and inefficient on-premise Visual Manufacturing application and Microsoft SQL Server database.


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