Bob's Red Mill Plant Tour + Exceed Enterprises Warehouse Tour

November 02, 2017
2:00 PM - 4:15 PM

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Bob's Red Mill
13521 SE Pheasant Ct
Milwaukie, OR 97222
http://www.bobsredmill.com/
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Join us for an afternoon of networking and education!

12:30 - Optional - Bob's Red Mill Whole Grain Store Lunch (non-hosted)
1:50 Check In at Bob's Red Mill on Pheasant Ct.
2:00 Tour Begins at Bob's
3:30 - Optional - Tour of Exceed Enterprises
4:15 - End of tours. 

Prior to the first tour, we will have a non-hosted lunch at Bob's Red Mill's Whole Grain Store at 5000 SE International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97222.  Lunch will be at 12:30, order your food and look for the APICS tables.  Please confirm prior to October 25th if you plan on meeting us for lunch.

The first tour starts at 2:00 at Bob's Red Mill,13521 SE Pheasant Ct, Milwaukie, OR 97222.

Bob's Red Mill is the leading whole grain health food provider for the country.  Come see learn about their operations and supply chain.

Tour their 325,000 sqft facility, where they receive, process and package their goods from all around the world.  They package over a quarter million single units every day!

They produce over 200 different products which include a variety of flours, oats, muesli, mixes, granola, baking aids and grab-n-go cups.  They also cater to many dietary preferences such as whole grain, organic, gluten free, vegan, and paleo.

Learn about their omni-channel business which services customers focused on healthy food.  See the differences between selling direct to consumer, large retailers and distributors.

Learn about how they test their product, to ensure a consistently high quality product will get to their customers.

Hear about their gluten free processing and how they have a separate facility dedicated to this to ensure the product is completely gluten free.

The second tour starts at 3:30 at Exceed Enterprises.  Exceed is located at 5285 SE Mallard Way, Milwaukie, OR 97222.

Exceed Enterprises is a non-profit organization that helps companies with packaging, kitting, assembly and many other services. Exceed is “The place where we believe in your success.” They are the leader in providing vocational and development services for adults with disabilities.  Exceed provides hundreds of  employees experience in the social and financial benefits of entering our workforce. They manage both on-site and off-site teams. http://www.exceedpdx.com/

Exceed works with many of Portland leading manufacturers and service companies. Their customer list includes Bob's Red Mill, Georgia Pacific, Coca-Cola, Hood River Distillery, McMenamins, Daimler Trucks of North America, CRKT and many others.

 Exceed is ISO 9001:2008 certified and they use Lean Manufacturing processes.

 Come see how Exceed’s unique workforce delivers the accuracy and quality their customers require.

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This event is worth 2 CE.

Plant Tour Questions?
Do you have a plant that APICS Portland can tour?
Contact Paul
planttours@apics-pdx.org
503.621.6547

Tickets

$40.00 Non-Member Ticket

$30.00 Member Ticket

$25.00 Student Ticket