Sunny Delight Beverages Co. 
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The Sunny Delight lean tour

Tuesday, May. 8 Location Code

During this tour you will witness how lean best practices such as daily management, 5S, standard work and value stream mapping are used in high performance work environments. In addition to the millions in capital investment, SunnyD has invested in implementing lean and sustaining continuous improvement through employee engagement, kaizen and lean education.


Sunny Delight Beverages Co. is a leading producer of juice-based drinks in North America, headquartered in Cincinnati Ohio. It currently produces the following brands: SunnyD, Fruit2O flavored waters, and Veryfine juices.

SunnyD was launched in Florida by Doric Foods in 1963. SunnyD was purchased from Proctor and Gamble and ultimately became Sunny Delight Beverages Co. in August, 2004. The company has 600+ employees with its main research and development center in Cincinnati and five manufacturing facilities throughout the U.S.

Restrictions / Requirements

To participate in a tour, all attendees must adhere to and respect the tour hosts' restrictions and requirements.
Non-adherence may exclude you from a tour.

  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)