A 30 - 35 % production rise
Himatsingka Linens is a silk fabric exporter since 1990 producing bed sets. With the Eton system they were able to increase production with at least 30-35%.
Company name: Himatsingka Linens.
Company profile: Basically silk fabric exporter since 1990. Started USD 100 million Greenfield project in Hassan in 2005 for manufacturing bed lines.
Type of production: Bed sets.
Order size: 20 000 and above.
Previous production system: Circular trolleys (hanging system).
Eton System installed: 2007.
How many stations installed: 222.
|Production data||Before Eton||With Eton|
|Capacity:||600 sets/line||800 sets/line|
|Used minutes:||126 mins||73 mins|
|Production increased:||30 – 35% minimum|
|Throughput-time:||3-4 hours||30 minutes|
Other facts and savings
- 15-20 % saving in space compared to circular
- Easy to run the lines in shifts because of easy
- Saving in helpers to move the trolleys.
- Operators found it easy to work on the Eton system compared
to manual trolleys.