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Operations optimization potential

An audit of your optimization potential

COVID-19: You can count on us for proven strategies that are adapted to the current reality and can be implemented remotely.

When you want to implement a continuous improvement approach, your first step should be to assess your current situation.

Our Operations Optimization Potential service can help you:

  • identify value-added activities and causes of waste
  • determine rapid improvements
  • assess potential gains from improved operational efficiency
  • benchmark your business against the competition
  • set the stage for a continuous improvement approach

How do we assess your optimization potential?

We evaluate your operations via key personnel interviews, workshops, on-site observations and audits, and data collection.


We use key performance indicators to compare your business productivity with the industry.

Audit of 12 key performance factors

We audit your inventory management, workplace organization and equipment, quality control, deadlines and work methods.

Analysis of value-added activities and causes of waste

We identify those activities that create value and areas for improvement.

Priorities being considered and assessment of potential gains

We estimate the potential gains your business could make by improving its operational efficiency.

Uncover your potential for operations optimization!

This service is part of a 3-step program:

BDC’s rigorous, step-by-step strategic planning gave us a fresh perspective on our business, and our efficiency gains delivered real savings!

Our investment in BDC’s Operations Optimization Potential Assessment is generating an impressive return for our business!

With our manufacturing facility layout, we’re now working more efficiently and have improved production capacity.

As a result of BDC’s support, our operational efficiency efforts were able to get all of our staff working together with a common goal.

BDC’s approach was an eye-opener to say the least. With their help, we were able to realize impressive flow-through improvements on our processes and increase our production capacity.