Honeywell and the Honeywell Operating System (HOS) are being featured in The Economist’s most recent edition going on newsstands soon. The article highlights the improvements that Honeywell has made in financial and operational performance over the last decade using key process initiatives like HOS.
The article showcases Honeywell Analytics in Lincolnshire, IL, a HOS bronze-level site producing gas detection devices, to describe how HOS has driven continuous improvements in safety, product quality and revenue to help transform Honeywell into one of America’s most successful companies.
The article also credits Honeywell Chairman and CEO Dave Cote for driving HOS, as well as a “One Honeywell” culture and the Honeywell 12 Behaviors throughout the organization. These initiatives have been instrumental in helping the company achieve an exceptional performance track record over the past 10 years, which in includes sales growth of 72% and profits doubling to more than $4 billion.