Benchmarking and learning from the very best not only achieves the quickest results but also serves as a business strategy to help your company grow.
SMF actively promotes the adoption of manufacturing best practices as an essential business competency to improve on product price, quality and delivery.
From sustainable manufacturing to workplace health and safety standards, learning from proven and tested techniques and approaches will ensure your business stays competitive in today’s market.
Innovation & Productivity (I&P)
Raising your company’s Innovation and Productivity is the only way to stay competitive in the global and domestic markets. SMF advocates a holistic approach to raising productivity levels and nurturing innovation, and strives to provide our members I&P initiatives, including automation, mindset change, innovative product development, lean productivity and developing production strategies.
Interested companies may email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
WSQ Certified Productivity and Innovation ManagerThis programme aims to develop change agents within companies to apply business innovation tools. Modules covered in this competency-based training programme include 5S, Quality Systems, Lean Six Sigma and Business Process Re-engineering.
Customised Lean Six Sigma project implementationLead consultants and Productivity Managers will assist companies that are keen in productivity diagnostics and customised project implementation to effectively address issues of speed, quality and cost and facilitate decision making processes.
SME QIANG (Quality Initiatives to Assist, Nurture and Grow)SME QIANG is a jointly developed training programme by Singapore Manufacturing Federation (SMF) and Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA). It is an effective training solution to enhance productivity in SMEs as it is structured to cushion impact to SMEs’ daily operations.
For information on the courses, email to email@example.com
Sustainable practices are becoming an integral part of business strategy and in the long run, have an impact on your company’s bottom-line. Boost your corporate profile and attain long-term sustainability in a market of growing environmentally-conscious consumers.
Health, Safety, Security & Environment
A successful organisation begins with a safe and healthy work environment. Good workplace practices and standards promote a productive workforce and all employees are encouraged to take ownership for workplace safety and health, and proactively plan to minimise risks.
The HSSE Function Committee collaborates with various industry partners through projects such as seminars, events and initiatives to promote good corporate social responsibility in areas of health, safety, security and environment practices and standards in the manufacturing sector.
Supply Chain Management
For information on standards, contact:
Singapore Cold Chain Centre, c/o GS1 Singapore Council at firstname.lastname@example.org
ISO 14064: Greenhouse Gases
eSupply Chain Management (eSCM) Assessment FrameworkThe eSCM Assessment Programme is a national initiative to improve the adoption of eSupply Chain Management in Singapore. The Programme is a fresh performance-enhancing tool aimed at streamlining company supply chain and enhancing customer service. An eSCM assessed company will have an independent and transparent verification of its eSCM capabilities against world-class practices and understand opportunities for improving business performance and address gaps against its peers.
ISO 28000: Supply Chain Security Management
Cold Chain ManagementThe Singapore Cold Chain Centre is a resource centre for cold chain management standards, providing research & development, training, certification and support in the production and delivery of perishable food products.