Fabbrica D'Armi Pietro Beretta

Fabbrica D'Armi Pietro Beretta chose Stain solutions

Fabbrica d'Armi Pietro Beretta was founded in 1526, and produces guns, rifles and accessories for clay pigeon shooting and hunting enthusiasts. The collaboration with Stain transpired through a large project to digitalise and reorganise the production layout of the premises using a lean manufacturing approachAfter a MES supplier selection process lasting two years, Stain was chosen for two reasons in particular -flexibility and the willingness to completely reconfigure a software package so it would interface completely with the Pietro Beretta IT platform

Project description


The project to digitalise and reorganise the production layout using a lean manufacturing approach has led to the following results:

  • Production line productivity increase of 15% (parts produced per hour).
  • Reduction in time to pass through the production department of 35%.
  • Reduction of 70% in effort dedicated to capturing and processing data for reporting purposes.
  • Reduction in circulating capital of 19% (stock).
  • Reduction of 63% in effort dedicated to producing inventories of warehouse materials.
  • Decrease of 50% in inventory errors.
  • Reduction of 80% in effort dedicated to processing production data.
  • Reduction of 50% in effort dedicated to dealing with supplementary production
Watch the video of the Pietro Beretta Weapons Factory case history


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