Salamander appreciates employees for outstanding performance with food truck
The extrusion company of Salamander Industrie-Produkte GmbH has managed to increase productivity by +30% through internal optimisation. For this reason, the management has organised a FlyIN Barbeque food truck as a sign of appreciation for the willingness to change and the commitment of Salamander employees.
Türkheim, 23 September, 2020. Thanks to excellent performance and a commitment to continuous improvement, the team members of the extrusion company of Salamander Window & Door Systems have succeeded in increasing productivity through optimisation. In the extrusion department at Salamander in Türkheim, profiles for high-quality and energy-saving uPVC window and door profiles are produced from dryblend powder using a processing screw through pressure and temperature. Modern window systems from Salamander help to save over 50% of the energy loss compared to old windows.
The employees have analysed their work steps and converted them so that they achieve a 30% increase in performance in the long term. "We are very pleased that the production team thinks in the interests of the company and that they contribute to our continued global competitiveness through constructive willingness to change. This commitment directly contributes to our growth strategy "S 500" and ensures the future viability of our site in Türkheim/Unterallgäu", says Co-CEO Till Schmiedeknecht. As a sign of appreciation, the Salamander management has organised a food truck for all employees. In compliance with the applicable Corona rules, the staff were able to enjoy one of four dishes free of charge in front of the in-house cafeteria "Zum Lurchi".
Salamander is pursuing a consistent growth strategy
With the "S500" strategy programme, Salamander is bundling all the measures that serve to achieve the overriding goals up to 2030: profitable doubling of turnover as well as resistant strategic orientation and organisation. In order to achieve these goals, Salamander is focusing on the design and experience of the products and on their app-based support for the marketing of windows.