futureSME Case Studies


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Jerome Finlayson of the Scottish Manufacturing Advisory Service outlines how he sees futureSME can be of great benefit to SMEs. 








Gilad Tiefrenbrun of Linn discusses how the futureSME project helped to solidify the strategy at his company.







Lediko Case Study 

Lediko operates in lighting industry, and produces LED modules, profiles, drivers and components. It also offers LED optics, and LED Street Luminaire CLEVEO. The case study describes how the company was able to reduce the assembly time of one of its product.








Case Study of Systems Development at NAM system

NAM system provide technology and services for mobile tracking.  This case study describes how they developed a new piece of software to invoice small amounts, thereby facilitating a new customer proposition.


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Case Study of Systems Implementation at Ingeteam 

Ingeteam provide industrial control systems to a range of industries.  This case study reports on the implementation of new IT systems to manage and report on their portfolio of projects.
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Perfecta Case Study

Perfecta designs and manufactures point of sale products: dispensers, cash-trays, presenters etc. This case study presents how they shortened their lead time by up to 70%, increasing the quality level and cutting costs at the same time, by applying Lean Management methods. 




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Becoming partners of our customers: Crea-Si

This case study on the Italian textile sector SME Crea-Sì, provides insights about a successful implementation of a structured methodology called Visual Strategy.





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Flying into the future: Nimbus S.R.L

Building a competitive strategy through a structured visual methodology is the process that the Italian aeronautical SME Nimbus successfully completed.




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Scots home-grown SME: Houston Bottling & Co-Pack Lt

Not only reacting to short-term changes but also having a strategic mindset will enable SMEs to be globally competitive. This case study from whisky industry provides insights about a successful implementation of a structured methodology called Visual Strategy.


                        







Eirebloc - A case study in collaboration

The Eirebloc case study chronicles a collaboration project between two SMEs in the south west of Ireland, which developed a process for the recycling of waste wood and other materials into composite pallet blocks. The project was facilitated by the futureSME project.





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Case Study of Business Improvement at Roche Manufacturing 

Case study of work done by the partnership on change management at engineering company Roche Manufacturing.



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FRITERM

FRİTERM has specialized on finned type heat exchangers and focused on the production of Air Cooled Condensers, Air Coolers, Dry Coolers, Water/Steam Air Heaters and Coolers, Oil Coolers and Heat Recovery Coils. Click the link on the right to download the full case study.


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Akyuz Plastics LTD - Turkey

Akyuz Plastics was set up in 1950. Akyuz Plastics is running its operations in plastics industry since 1980 under the current ownership in two sites in Istanbul and Ankara, Turkey. The main product offerings cover high quality housewares, kitchenware as well as garden furniture.


Akyuz Plastics ltd - Turkey

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Black Point - Poland

Black Point is the remanufacturer of printer cartridges and inks. At the moment the offer of Black Point includes about 250 models of toners and inks. Annual production reaches almost one million pieces. The company is one of key players on the Polish marketplace.


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Deka A.S. - Turkey

Deka was founded in 1993 in Turkey and is an electrical components manufacturer. The company specializes in power supply cords, wiring harnesses and control systems for household appliances.


Deka was founded in 1993 in Turkey and is an electrical components manufacturer.

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