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IMM's Benchmarking Report: Third quarter 1998, Data Group 1 of 3

IMM's Benchmarking Report presents benchmarking data from molders willing to share information about their operations and efficiency. The table shows profile data, summarizing who the participating molders are, how many presses they have, how much material they use annually, their annual revenue, and what markets they serve. Note that the number of participating molders has increased dramatically since our first reports.

The information in the pies is the actual benchmarking data. The brightly colored pies show data from the third quarter of 1998. The faded pies are from the previous quarter and are shown for reference. We're tracking nine benchmarks: machine utilization, mold change time, scrap as produced, customer returns, customer ship date on time, schedule ship date on time, training hours per employee, accident incidence rate, and employee turnover.

If you join the project, you get this same data in highly detailed reports. The upside is that participation is free, anonymous, and immensely informative. We just need a few minutes of your time every quarter. We do the number crunching and paperwork. Call, fax, or e-mail if you're interested.

This is the first report of three comparing data from the third quarter of 1998 with that from the second quarter. In the next issue, look for data group 2 for the third quarter of 1998: scrap as produced, customer returns, and accident incidence rate. The following Benchmarking Report will show benchmarking data group 3 for the third quarter of 1998: customer ship date on time, schedule ship date on time, and employee turnover.


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Injection Molding Magazine
Denver, CO
Jeff Sloan
Phone: (303) 321-2322
Fax: (303) 321-3552
E-mail: [email protected]
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