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AN 10: WAJAX Unveils the Future of Farm to Store Processes

The discussion unfolds to cover various product lines, such as bulk material handling, hydraulics, pneumatics, process pumps, filtration, and instrumentation.

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In the opening segment, Jerrod delves into the company summary, exploring the roles of John and Robert within WAJAX. John, overseeing the Bearings and Power Transmission category, and Robert, managing bulk material handling, provide insights into the “Farm to Store” process. The discussion unfolds to cover various product lines, such as bulk material handling, hydraulics, pneumatics, process pumps, filtration, and instrumentation.

Moving on to Products, Solutions & Services, the hosts inquire about safety categories, emphasizing both food safety and employee safety. They also explore key aspects like conveyor applications, process pumps, and engineering, repair, and service offerings. Case studies delve into how WAJAX navigated challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic and highlights solutions provided to clients, including examples in poultry processing and the implementation of Tech IQ sensors.

The episode then expands its focus to Company Scope, Distribution, & Partnerships, unraveling WAJAX’s strategies in servicing clients nationwide, brand partnerships, and equipment lines introduced amid supply chain disruptions. Consolidation of client vendors and its positive impact on WAJAX are explored, emphasizing the company’s adaptability.

WAJAX People takes center stage, discussing the expertise of the 3,000-strong team across Canada, the importance of local connections, and the company’s commitment to sustainability and diversity. The Ukrainian training program and efforts to increase female workforce participation underscore WAJAX’s commitment to inclusivity.

Lastly, the Leadership & Professional Profile segment weaves in John and Robert’s extensive experience, with John’s 7 years and Robert’s 15 years at WAJAX adding depth to the conversation. Throughout the episode, the hosts provide a comprehensive overview of WAJAX’s pivotal role in the agriculture and food industry, showcasing the company’s expertise, adaptability, and commitment to its people and values.

Connect with WAJAX

Guest Speaker: John Kupka – VP of Industrial Parts and Robert Holtforster – Manager, Vendor Development 
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Hosted by: Jerrod Downey
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