TZA’s labor management software and services help Tier 1 automotive supplier enhance workforce productivity and utilization
Long Grove, IL: September 24, 2014 – TZA, a leader in workforce and operational productivity solutions, announced today that F&P Mfg. Inc., an international Tier 1 automotive parts manufacturer, has selected TZA’s ProTrack Labor Management Software to enhance labor efficiency and utilization in their Tottenham, ON manufacturing facilities.
“F&P Mfg. will utilize TZA’s ProTrack labor management technology combined with engineered labor standards in our Material Services department. This provides us with the tools to support associate involvement in a continuous improvement process and the visibility into productivity and utilization to identify improvement initiatives,” said Nigel Owen, Manager, Material Service Dept. for F&P Mfg.
“Our decision to partner with TZA is based on both the capabilities of their ProTrack software and how they engage with our workforce through their Lean best practices methodology. Their hands on approach to being out on the floor with us and sharing their expertise on building a high performance culture and improving operational efficiency is critical to our success.”
“F&P Mfg. is part of an expanding ProTrack community of automotive suppliers,” said Mike Schoenfeld, Senior Vice President at TZA. “Their Material Services team takes pride in an excellent track record of customer satisfaction. By implementing a complete labor management program, F&P Mfg. demonstrates an ongoing commitment to delivering quality products on time and at a competitive cost.”
About F&P Mfg. Inc.
F&P Mfg. Inc., a subsidiary of Ftech Inc. in Japan, is a leading Tier 1 automotive parts manufacturer headquartered in Tottenham, Ontario. F&P’s core business is automotive metal stamping, welding, hydroforming, and assembly, producing over 58 million component parts annually. F&P is committed to continuous improvement and being at the forefront of the automotive manufacturing industry.