Manufacturing benchmarks and insights

from The MPI Group

U.S. Plant Profile

Basic plant demographics, including size, years since start-up, value chain participation, and volume vs. product mix.

Human Resources

HR benhmarks, including employee turn over, training hours, and job related illness and injuries plus lost work days.

Plant Operations

Operations benchmarks, including improvement methodologies, on-time delivery, first-pass quality yield, and scrap and rework.


Supply chain benchmarks, including programs and/or practices in place, reject rate, retention rate, and overseas sales.

Capacity, Equipment, & IT

Capacity/Equipment/IT benchmarks, including production volume, internet of things adoption, and major planned system purchases.


Sustainability benchmarks including programs and practices, renewable energy use, and energy management Recycling/reuse programs in place.

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