New Production Planner combines theory and practice

New Production Planner combines theory and practice

At the end of July, Production Planner Jenna Elonen enjoys exceptionally calm days at work. The summer maintenance week has closed the production and turned the busy and crowded office into a perfect venue for academic research. As a production planner, Jenna is...
Coping with supply chain disruptions

Coping with supply chain disruptions

The past two years have tested the functionality of the manufacturing industry like never before, and supply chain disruptions promise a demanding landscape ahead. Businesses worldwide are grappling with supply uncertainties, capacity shortages, long transit times,...
New machines change the nature of gear grinding

New machines change the nature of gear grinding

Automation does not cut jobs but saves them. It is a key competitive edge that ensures our future success. No matter how modern and advanced machines, they won’t replace us – but definitely change our job. My wishes for new technology? Useful improvements and...
Four decades as a Tasowheeler

Four decades as a Tasowheeler

A man of his word, a walking handbook, a mentor, a master, a Tappara fan…May 13th is a remarkable day for the whole company, as Development Manager Kimmo Hyvärinen heads into retirement. After 39 years at Tasowheel, he will definitely be missed. “No matter how...
A Sales Manager needs sharp ears and good training shoes

A Sales Manager needs sharp ears and good training shoes

Sales Manager Janne Kosola serves Tasowheel’s paper industry customers with an athlete’s mentality and the patience of a gourmet chef. Janne Kosola has had a busy week. A long tender process finally ended – and not that well. Still, the optimistic sales manager...
Good quality control brings back customers, not products

Good quality control brings back customers, not products

Quality is paramount for us. Learn how our Senior Quality Specialist Joonas Jokinen and his team take care that the customers get exactly what they ordered. My team has a simple goal: to develop Tasowheel’s production quality. How? By creating standardized methods and...