TITLE

Finishing calls the shots at LHLS

PUB. DATE
March 2010
SOURCE
Fabricare Canada;Mar/Apr2010, Vol. 54 Issue 2, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the innovative concept adopted by the management team of London Hospital Linen Service Inc. to manage the flow of laundry production. It mentions that the new concept allows the control of the flow of goods in the laundry department rather than in the washing department. It states that the new approach resulted to 17% increase in the output and removed the need to complete linens that did not come in an appropriate and systematic way.
ACCESSION #
48966314

 

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