HM Electronics, Inc. 
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On the road to operational excellence and a high performance culture

Monday, Oct. 29 Location Code
7:30am-1:00pm Balboa ABC, 2nd level MT/01

No competitors allowed, including: 3M, Panasonic, RF Technologies, Bosch-RTS, Riedel, Telos Alliance Companies, Compunetix, Quintron, Harris, Orion Systems.

Attendees will be introduced to the lean journey of HME starting in 2003. Hear about the ups and downs and challenges faced, and challenges yet to come. This tour provides a rare opportunity to see inside the brand new 148,000 sq. ft. facility that now headquarters HME, and its subsidiaries HSC and Clear-Com. See examples of kanban/supermarket,  just in time material management and planning, changeover reduction, gemba, idea boards, single piece flow and manufacturing work cell design, 7S and lean administration.


Founded in 1971, HM Electronics, Inc. (HME) is a diverse group of companies that designs, manufactures, sells and services specialized communications, audio and software solutions for a variety of niche markets. Its global reach, product offerings and customer relationships extend to over 100 countries around the world through company owned offices in the U.S., Canada, Europe and China, and through its extensive network of authorized distributors, dealers, direct sales, and service agents.

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 competitors
  • No photographs
  • No recording devices
  • Other: See tour description
  • Leather like closed-toe shoes (No high heels)
  • Long or short-sleeved shirt/blouse
  • Long pants (no shorts, skirts, dresses)