Building ownership to brew America's best beers

Wednesday, Oct. 26 Location Code
7:00am-12:40pm Press Club Room, 2nd floor WT/01
11:40am-5:20pm Press Club Room, 2nd floor WT/09
Overview

Visit the MillerCoors Fort Worth Brewery to see how site, department, team and individual alignment to corporate goals builds employee understanding and ownership. See how rigorous results reviews at the shiftly, daily, weekly and monthly frequencies engage employees to drive process improvement. Discover how semi-autonomous teams use continuous improvement tools like 5S, 5 Why, DMAIC, SPC and employee councils to deliver the day-to-day business and sustainable, long-term performance. See how cascading goals to all levels of the organization, followed by a rigorous results review and action planning process, builds ownership and delivers world-class results.

Company

MillerCoors brings American beer drinkers an unmatched selection of the highest-quality beers - from Miller Lite, Miller High Life, and the Coors family of brands, to Blue Moon, Leinenkugel's, Crispin, Redd’s Apple Ale, Smith & Forge Hard Cider. It seeks to create America’s best beer company through an uncompromising promise of quality, a keen focus on innovation and a deep commitment to sustainability.

The Fort Worth brewery was built in 1964 and operated by Carling until purchased by Miller Brewing Company in 1969. It sits on 155 acres of land with 51 acres under roof. Current annual capacity is approximately 9 million barrels. The Fort Worth Brewery’s vision is to be #1 in MillerCoors in 2017.  www.millercoors.com

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.

  • No recording devices
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants