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JR Automation Receives Best Achievement Award in Operational Excellence to Deliver Business Transformation

Holland, MI – March 21, 2019 – JR Automation is proud to have received the Best Achievement in Operational Excellence to Deliver Business Transformation Award for a project focused on new business acquisition management improvement and synchronization. JR Automation team members accepted the award at the Business Transformation & Operational Excellence Awards Ceremony in Orlando, FL on March 21, 2019.

"This is a huge honor for our team, and we are excited to be recognized for our hard work,” says John Rokus, Vice president of Lean, Continuous Improvement, and Quality Engineering. “It has been extremely rewarding to optimize a process that has helped win more business, and we hope it continues to contribute to our company’s growing success."

JR Automation began embarking on a Lean Six Sigma journey in March 2016. This project presented an opportunity to demonstrate the power of specific tools geared more towards Design for Six Sigma in the organization.

Through dynamic and thoughtful collaboration, JR Automation creates lean, innovative solutions for customers across the globe; helping them think, solve, and create.

About JR Automation

Established in 1980, JR Automation is a leading provider of intelligent automated manufacturing and technology solutions that solve customers’ key operational and productivity challenges. JR Automation serves customers across the globe in a variety of industries, including automotive, life sciences, aerospace, and more. JR Automation employs over 2,000 people at 23 manufacturing facilities in North America, Europe, and Asia.

For additional information, contact Lizzie Uhl at 616.335.7371.

JR Automation partners with the world's leading manufacturers to design, build, and integrate custom automation solutions. Headquartered in Holland, Michigan (USA), we have more than 1,200,000 sq. ft. (111,000 sq. m.) of office and production space around the world and more than 2,000 dedicated team members. We've handled even the most technically challenging large-scale projects, and you'll find our solutions operating 24/7 on 5 continents.


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JR Automation provides intelligent automated manufacturing and distribution technology solutions. We transform how the world's leading manufacturers make and distribute products.


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