In 2011, „Ortopedijos projektai” responded to PI Lithuanian Business Support Agency‘s call for applications under the measure „E-business LT“. After submitting the application, receiving the confirmation and signing the agreement, company proceeded with the implementation of activities anticipated in the application. In June 6, 2012, the agreement under the project “Implementation of advanced electronic management system at JSC „Ortopedijos projektai””, Project code NR. VP2-2.1-ŪM-02-K-03-003, was signed and anticipated activity was undertaken. As company is active in the orthopedic technical device market in Lithuania for over a decade, it was decided that performance and business process optimization is vital, and it would open opportunity for more flexible response to market needs and possibility to expand activities internationally. Unfortunately, company was not able to achieve targets individually. Therefore the news about funding from European Regional Development Fund was delightful and provided an opportunity to redesign company’s manufacturing processes. JSC „Ortopedijos projektai“ is leading individual shoe insole manufacturer in Lithuania, however the manufacturing process was associated with risks that in certain cases are difficult to manage. After the project “Implementation of advanced electronic management system at JSC „Ortopedijos projektai”” was completed, the majority of manufacturing processes were optimized and human factor related risks were significantly reduced. During the project, company obtained 7 personal computers and implemented unique business management system that allows to conjunct manufacturing processes, to fasten information spread among company’s employees, as well as to estimate the manufacturing process more precisely and avoid mistakes. 130 thousand Lithuanian Litas of funding were spent to implement the project. The project was implemented from March 2012 till May 2013. Currently all the anticipated... read more