How we can help you.
Wisconsin Manufacturing Extension Partnership (WMEP) offers expert advisors focusing on the needs of small and medium sized manufacturers in Wisconsin as well as the OEMs they serve.
No other organization has worked directly with as many Wisconsin manufacturers as we have on projects ranging from lean and Six Sigma to strategic planning, new product development and leadership advancement.
Growth Services– The WMEP offers a full suite of growth services offering assistance with strategy development and execution, market development, and marketing/sales execution.
Operational Excellence & Continuous Improvement– Manufacturers that are focused on becoming more successful continually find ways to improve, whether this means increasing productivity, reducing waste and environmental impact, or increasing speed and responsiveness.
Certifications – are often the key to selling to large OEMs and in specific industries. Under key industry standards, processes are managed as a system by creating and understanding the network of processes and how they interact.
Sustainability – you will be able to leverage sustainability to improve your company’s efficiency, innovation and growth.
Human Capital / Workforce – talent attraction and retention, lean leadership, leadership, planning, development and coaching for the modern manufacturing workforce.
Cybersecurity – The WMEP works with manufacturers every day to help companies analyze new and existing technology to develop a framework for SECURE business operations.
Technology – Technology Scouting identifies technologies to expand your product base, bringing more value to your customers and serving new markets.
Automation & Collaborative Robots (Cobots) – Manufacturers may choose to invest in cobots to achieve consistency in quality, increase response time or meet market demand.