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Herbalife Executive Wins Manufacturing Leadership Award
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Herbalife Innovation and Manufacturing Facility in
Plunkett, who joined Herbalife in 1998, received the "Visionary Leadership" award for his leading role in helping Herbalife develop, implement, and manage a strategy of self-manufacturing at Herbalife.
As a result of investing more than
"I am honored, on behalf of the Herbalife manufacturing and engineering team, to receive this prestigious industry award," said Joseph Plunkett, P.E., senior vice president of worldwide manufacturing and engineering, Herbalife. "At Herbalife, we pride ourselves in making the necessary investments to create a competitive advantage in the manufacturing of regulated nutrition products such as dietary supplements, foods and acidified foods."
Now in its 12th year, the ML Awards honor organizations and individuals that are shaping the future of global manufacturing. Nominations are entered into 13 categories, evaluated and scored by a panel of expert judges. Twelve of the ML Awards categories are for outstanding projects by a manufacturing company.
"Winners of the 2016 ML Awards have proven that they are at the
forefront of a global, technology-driven transformation that we call
Manufacturing 4.0," said Global Vice President and Editorial Director of
the Manufacturing Leadership Council
The 73 organizations on the list of ML Award winners include small and large enterprises representing a wide range of manufacturing markets. They all leverage best-in-class processes, technologies and engage teams to distinguish themselves from their competitors.
Herbalife is a global nutrition company that has been changing people's
lives with great products since 1980. Our nutrition, weight-management,
energy and fitness and personal care products are available exclusively
to and through dedicated Independent
We support the
The company has over 8,000 employees worldwide, and its shares are
traded on the
About The Manufacturing Leadership Awards
The Manufacturing Leadership Awards, now in their 12th year, honor manufacturing companies and individual manufacturing leaders that are shaping the future of global manufacturing. Winning projects and individual manufacturing leaders have demonstrated achievement in one of a wide range of categories, and are chosen by a panel of expert judges for results that enabled the manufacturers to set themselves apart from their competitors and that have delivered clear and compelling value, return on investment, and other tangible outcomes. There are several winners in each category.
In addition to selecting winners in each awards category, the judges select one High Achiever in each category, as well as a 2016 Manufacturer of the Year for small and large enterprises.
Manufacturer of the Year, along with the top-scoring project in each
category, will be announced at the 12th Annual Manufacturing
Leadership Awards Gala on
The theme for the 12th Annual Manufacturing Leadership Summit is "Manufacturing 4.0: The New Rules of Leadership." The event enables senior-level executives in all aspects of manufacturing an opportunity to network with and learn from the best minds in the industry. The format consists of roundtables, networking events, and unique question-and-answer sessions designed to provide the tools and ideas necessary to solve today's manufacturing challenges and to explore revolutionary new opportunities.
For more information on the Manufacturing Leadership Awards or the Manufacturing Leadership Summit, please go to www.mlsummit.com.
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