Having seen the tangible benefits of applying LEAN methodologies to their manufacturing floor for years, Columbia Forest Products needed a solution that could deliver these same principles to their knowledge management in a cohesive digital framework.
"Our West Monroe partnership has been fantastic and one I look to in the future as a competitive advantage for CFP. Wonderful group of people, dedicated, smart, funny and above all else a joy to work with. West Monroe is the development arm of Columbia Forest Products that I have always needed."
Cliff Cayer, Director, MIS
With 2000+ employee owners spread across 19 locations in the US and Canada, employee engagement and collaboration is no longer hindered by geographical proximity.
Increased employee productivity and eliminated waste by removing the need for employees to keep track of multiple versions of documents and collaborate on them through email.
Extending the digital workplace to the mill floor with the use of mobile devices resulted in a streamlined training and machine onboarding process that increased awareness of LEAN manufacturing principles and key safety protocols throughout the organization.