News & Events

The Lean Consortium programme celebrates its 20th year!

The Lean Consortium celebrates its 20th year with the launch of a new, improved programme for 2022. If you want to refresh / embed CI, and develop your Team Leaders, this unique business improvement programme can transform the performance of your manufacturing business. For more information visit the Lean Consortium website (opens in a new page).

Supporting our Clients - Coronavirus COVID-19

We will continue to support our clients to the fullest extent that we can:

  • Our telephone 01325 627070 will continue to be answered from 0830-1800 Mon-Fri. Calls can be patched through to home numbers and mobiles, and/or messages sent via email and text as required. Outside of these hours, voicemail messages are usually relayed within minutes to our on-call mobile numbers.
  • Our consultants and trainers are now operating from fully-equipped home offices.
  • Our telephone and email support packages also now include support via video conferencing.

If you have any queries or if there’s anything that we can help with, please don’t hesitate to contact us.


Andrew Nicholson

Managing Director

Introducing Zest I/O - Zeynel Badak...

We're delighted that our long-standing friend, associate and manufacturing guru Zeynel Badak has set up Zest I/O to help manufacturers embrace the digital revolution...

At ZEST I/O, our mantra is "facilitating and enabling your digital transformation".

We provide modular, agile, simple and tailored Cloud based business software such as ERP, MRP and CRM for our small to medium sized companies in manufacturing and service sectors.

Our software is accessible via laptop, tablet, phone, etc. without the need to install an application, software or database. All you need is Internet connection and a Web browser on your device.

Standard modules include CRM, purchasing, inventory, manufacturing, project management, time-sheets, repairs and invoicing.

Built on the latest Web technologies, we tailor our cloud based software solutions, making them adaptable and cost effective according to the needs of our customers.

Complementary to our cloud based software solutions, we also deliver consultancy services, helping our customers on their business process improvement and system implementation projects and getting the maximum from their investment.

Please visit our website for further information:

Zeynel Badak | Director


Mobile: +44 7941 007 507