<p>ST. PAUL, Minn. – Deluxe Corp.’s printing facility in Salt Lake City received the 2001 Excellence in Lean Manufacturing Award from the Utah Manufacturing Extension Partnership. The award recognizes the company’s achievements in quality, service and cost management. The Lean Manufacturing philosophy focuses on eliminateing waste and continuously improving activities associated with the quality, cost and delivery of products to customers. The Utah MEP began working with managers at Deluxe’s Salt Lake City plant in early 2001. The team of MEP engineers conducted lean manufacturing workshops to help Deluxe identify opportunities to streamline its production process. James Bliss, senior project engineer for Utah MEP said, “Deluxe quickly became a model of corporate leadership and lean manufacturing implementation.”</p>

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.