Accenture helped implement a far-reaching Lean Six Sigma program at PolyOne as part of an ambitious program to turn the company around and reverse the effects of the global downturn.
With Accenture’s help, PolyOne has achieved its goals and regained the confidence of Wall Street—and is well on its way to achieving high performance.
PolyOne Corp. is a premier global provider of specialized polymer materials, tailored services and end-to-end solutions. With more than 10,000 customers in 35 countries, the company offers more than 35,000 products to a wide range of industries, including building and construction, electrical and electronics, industrial, health care, packaging, textiles and transportation, and several others.
Headquartered in northeast Ohio, the corporation maintains operations in North America, South America, Europe and Asia, including more than 30 manufacturing facilities in 20 countries. Its 2010 revenues totaled US$2.6 billion, which is an increase of 27 percent over 2009.
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