SPRINGFIELD, MA - From January 30–31, 2014, The Markens Group, Inc. will hold its Machine Hour Rates and Profit Planning Fundamentals class in Miami, FL.
Ideal for estimators, financial executives, sales managers, and cost accountants from folding carton, corrugated, commercial printing, flexible, label, and contract packaging companies, at the seminar, participants will learn how to create budgets and construct machine hour rates for costing and pricing so they can implement profit-planning techniques in their own plants. Specifically, attendees will be taughtbasic profit planning formulas and management tools, learn how to properly determine labor costs and distinguish between various cost structures and fair pay matrices, and develop reliable budgeting techniques.
“The symposium is designed for those in charge of developing accurate costing and pricing configurations at packaging companies,” said Ben Markens, president at The Markens Group, Inc. and seminar instructor. “This is ideal for employees just starting out in these roles, and is also an essential refresher for industry veterans.”
Workshop tuition is $1,275 per person and includes all course materials, meals, and free unlimited technical support after the event. Group discounts are available. For more information or to register, call 413.686.9199 or visit markens.com/PP