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Facility Tours 

Facility tours offer an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at continuous improvement in action at various facilities in a variety of industries. An additional fee is required for each tour to participate.

All facility tours depart from the Disneyland Hotel lobby. Please be in the lobby 15 minutes prior to departure time.
 

Amazon Fulfillment Center - SOLD OUT
Friday, May 20
1 – 5 p.m.

Amazon has been making history since it opened its virtual doors in 1995, with the mission to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where shoppers everywhere can discover anything they might want to buy online.

Join your colleagues and visit the Amazon Fulfillment Center in San Bernardino.

Facility Tour Notes:
• All guests must wear flat, closed-toe and closed-heel shoes (No sandals or high heels). For safety reasons, you will not be able to tour the FC if you are wearing sandals or high heels. Long hair must be pulled to or above shoulder length. Also, please do not wear ties and or neck scarves.
• You may bring your keys, your wallet and your cellphone on the tour. Please leave all other personal items at the hotel, including bags, purses, briefcases, backpacks, pocketbooks, and binoculars.
• Amazon is a weapon-free workplace.
• No cameras or other video equipment are allowed on the tour, although you may bring your cellphone so long as you do not use it to take pictures or videos.
• No food or drink is permitted on the tour and all participants must be free from the influence of alcohol or drugs during the tour.
• Please stay with your tour guide, remain within the designated walkways or areas, refrain from touching any equipment or machinery, and follow the instructions of the tour guide at all times.
• We will do our best to answer questions, but please understand that we may not be able to go into specifics on some details that are proprietary.



The Home Depot Distribution Center - SOLD OUT
Monday, May 23
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

The Home Depot Distribution Center tour will highlight one of its reconfigured distribution centers.
The Rapid Deployment Centers are a relatively new distribution concept for Atlanta-based Home Depot. The distribution facilities are designed to get merchandise onto store shelves faster.

The Home Depot: More Savings. More Doing.

Facility Tour Notes:
• No Cameras Allowed
• Shoes must be closed toe shoes/ Business Casual


Newegg OPC Distribution Center
Monday, May 23
1 – 3 p.m.

Newegg OPC Distribution Center has wired guided, VNA swing reach lifts, pick to light, RF units, and light automation for the shipping and outbound load stations. The tour will cover the processes of receiving, putaway, replenishment, QC, and shipping of orders with some production related data.

Facility Tour Notes:
• Attendees will be asked to sign a non-disclosure Agreement
• Attendees will pass through a metal detector scan upon exiting the tour
• No competitors
• No cameras
• No open toe shoes


The Boeing Company – Huntington Beach - SOLD OUT
Tuesday, May 24
8:30 – 11:30 a.m.

The Boeing Company will be 100 years young in 2016. Boeing is the world's largest aerospace company and leading manufacturer of commercial jetliners and defense, space and security systems. A top U.S. exporter, the company supports airlines and U.S. and allied government customers in 150 countries. Boeing products and tailored services include commercial and military aircraft, satellites, weapons, electronic and defense systems, launch systems, advanced information and communication systems, and performance-based logistics and training. We will tour the Huntington Beach, California facility.
The Huntington Beach facility was built in 1962 and sits on 188 acres. It has a rich heritage, starting with the Saturn program, through current day with the Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (CCtCap) and a number of other state-of-the-art programs.

Facility Tour Notes:
• U.S. Citizens only.
• Government issued photo ID required.
• Cameras and other type of recording devices are strictly prohibited.
• No open toe shoes nor flip-flops or sandals are permitted on the tour.
• Safety glasses must be worn in designated areas (provided by Boeing)


Fruth Custom Plastics, Inc.
Tuesday, May 24
1 – 3 p.m.

Plastic Extrusion / Packing and Manufacturing Plant
In 1991, Fruth began operations of its first extruder, allowing the company the opportunity to extrude their own film. Over 20 years later, Fruth Custom Plastics is now home to over 10 extruders, multiple clean rooms, and a plethora of hand and automatic machinery, all run and operated by a “family” of dedicated and hardworking employees. Jim Fruth’s entrepreneurial spirit and engineering expertise is the backbone of the company, that which allows Fruth Custom Plastics a wide array of capabilities to service a multitude of industries and packaging needs.

With over 30 years of manufacturing experience, housed in a 38,000 square foot facility in north Orange County, Fruth Custom Plastics is uniquely positioned to take on many engineering and packaging projects that other manufacturers and distributors simply can’t handle or just won’t attempt. Fruth Custom Plastics is dedicated to implementing manufacturing and operational processes that are environmentally friendly such as increasing recycling activities and minimizing waste/scrap.

Facility Tour Notes:
• Must wear closed toe shoes
• Cameras are acceptable

Facility Tour Fee:
Member - $40
Non-member - $50

 



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