AIOE Participants Realize ROI

Many of the 80 consumer products manufacturers and their suppliers have experienced first-hand a return on investment (ROI) from participating in one or more of AIOE’S Communities of Practice (COP).

Perhaps the greatest payback these COP participants receive is the improved performance their companies experience through application of non-proprietary solutions to common production operations challenges developed by the AIOE. As Don Adams, vice president of sustainability, Keystone Foods, points out, “The industry can do a much better job by getting away from so many inefficient, one-off solutions. Reinventing the wheel is costly in time and resources to all concerned.