APU Students Visit Top Glove Corporation Berhad
On 20th November 2013, IEM-APU Student Section organized an industrial visit to Top Glove Corporation Bhd. 28 students accompanied by 3 staff of SoE visited the factory. Top Glove is the world’s largest rubber glove manufacturer having many years of experience and expertise in rubber glove production. Top Glove has very substantial growth and does not just become such a successful rubber glove manufacturer without effort paid. They started the business in 1991 with only 100 workers handling only 3 production lines. Currently, they are having 11,000 workers handling more than 500 production lines that are scattered in 185 countries around the world.
Top Glove Corporation Bhd produces many types of rubber gloves according to the market demands. As a large company, they offered APU students to have a chance to be exposed to the manufacturing process flow on how to fabricate a rubber glove in a proper manner with good durability and quality guaranteed. A plant tour was given by the senior engineers of Top Glove Company in their production line at Factory 9, which is the ancient factory base where the production first started. Through the visit, Top Glove Corporation Bhd has proved us the way to accomplish the significance of having good quality rubber gloves in order to maintain the excellent outputs of all professions.