Snack producers and bakeries can travel multiple avenues toward improved operational efficiency. Additional automation is a natural progression. New strategies centered on software-based, paperless logistics—from supply-chain management through streamlining warehouse tasks and delivery—also bring valuable benefits to any operation. And preventative maintenance is instrumental to success.
But efficiency is also a mindset. It’s training a critical eye on every aspect of a business to fine-tune each touchpoint, building in strategies related to lean manufacturing, all with the goal of getting the most out of every financial input for the system.