Sunrise Kitchens Plant Tour a big hit for CKCA participants

Date : February 5-6, 2018

CKCA Western Regional Event
Richmond, B.C.

Sunrise Kitchens joined the Canadian Kitchen Cabinet Association for its 50th Anniversary Year kick-off event in beautiful Richmond, B.C. Feb. 5-6 and opened doors for 80 participants from across the country to experience the magic behind Sunrise’s 35 successful years of cabinet manufacturing through a plant tour.

The event featured plant tour at Sunrise Kitchens Ltd. A successful multi-generational family business.

While representing Sunrise kitchens, Paul Bhogal – Managing Director talked about business, the ingredients for success and longevity.

In addition, participants heard from CKCA President Caroline Castrucci of Laurysen Kitchens; presentations from Sepp Gmeiner of Lignum Consulting on CKCA Certification and Industry 4.0; Paul Akers of FastCap who presented “Lean is Simple;” CAWP’s Jason Chiu talked about CAWP and their machine labs, which utilize robotic technology for wood product fabrication; and Bruce Johnstone, owner and Jeff Minnion of Alpine Appliance Installations Ltd. spoke about Kitchen Appliance Considerations – What Cabinetmakers Need to Know.