Hemro Group

Client profile

Hemro are the world's leading coffee grinding specialists. From the well-known Ditting grinders - which can be found invariably near any Migros cash register - to the coffee machines of Starbucks, Swiss engineering expertise flows throughout the workshops of the Swiss location in Bachenbülach.

Task solutions

  • Realisation of a mixed model line
  • Processing times harmonised for all models of any product family
  • Transition from batch production to one-piece flow on the assembly line
  • Materials supply set up via milk run train and Kanban containers
  • Ergonomic requirements taken into account

Client benefits

  • Processing and lead times reduced
  • Surface area requirement reduced
  • Capacity increased with same level of manpower
  • Basis for further improvements established