Friday, August 23, 2019

EPC Whitewater Makes Ergonomic Improvements on a Vertical Press Workstation

During a July 18 visit, the corporate EHS team, along with EPC leadership and an OT Champion, identified material handling on one of our presses as an area for ergonomic improvements. A kaizen was conducted resulting in a rapid experiment that tested the use of a conveyor to supply parts to the operator on the raised platform and eliminate lifting heavy boxes. » Read More

Thursday, August 15, 2019

MPS Sweetwater, TN Plant Focuses on Safety

April 2019 was the one-year anniversary for the Sweetwater facility without a recordable accident. This was an improvement from the previous few years when there were recordable accidents that could have been prevented. » Read More

Monday, July 15, 2019

MacLean-Fogg Company Announces Multi-Plant Career Fair in Michigan

Mundelein, IL July 10, 2019 – Kristin Malbasa, Vice President of Human Resources, MacLean-Fogg Holdings announces a multi-plant Career Fair to discuss job openings in six plant locations in Michigan (Royal Oak and Chesterfield Township), Illinois (Mundelein and Savanna), Saegertown, Pennsylvania and Newberry, South Carolina. The Career Fair will be held on July 24th, 2019 at The Henry Hotel, Fairlane Plaza, 300 Town Center Drive, Dearborn, MI 48126 from 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. » Read More

Friday, June 21, 2019

"Go Be Great!" Thank You to MacLean-Fogg for Helping Me Make My Dream Come True

On May 9, 2019, Karen Osher, Data Governance Analyst, Business Systems, IT Mundelein, walked the stage at Loyola University Chicago and received a Bachelor of Arts in Business Management with a certificate in Organizational Development and Leadership, Summa Cum Laude. » Read More

Friday, June 7, 2019

What About Women?

The Illinois Manufacturers’ Association (IMA) hosted a Step Forward event. Several women from MFCS Mundelein and MF Corporate attended. A question asked was: What About Women? Did you know… According to IMA, women make up 47% of the existing labor force, but only 29% of the manufacturing workforce. » Read More

Thursday, May 30, 2019

Engineered Plastics Company Achieves Monthly Mission Zero Meetings

EPC's monthly Mission Zero Team Meetings achieved one year of meetings on March 26, 2019. They have been peer-encouraged, health-focused, and action-biased. The A3 aim is to "Increase awareness of high risk behaviors and safety/healthy choices." Goals are: A) Activity Based Education B) Goal Setting C) Peer Encouragement and D) A Bias Towards Action. » Read More