ESL Highlighted as Finalist for Upcoming Spirit of the Entrepreneur Award

Founded in 2003, The Spirit of the Entrepreneur Award recognizes the Inland Empire’s top entrepreneurial business leaders and was designed to recognize these leaders’ accomplishments and celebrate their success stories. The Spirit of the Entrepreneur Award has honored more than 200 finalists and bestowed the award to 70 entrepreneurs since its inception. According to Corona…

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Positive Expectations for Reefer Shipping

As projected at the beginning of 2016, this year is proving to be one of the worst for global container shipping, with one exception – reefer shipping. In written clarifications by The Journal of Commerce, Container News, World Cargo News and Cleanleap, studies show cold chain has proved to be growing strong with frozen food…

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3 Reasons Why UL 1008 Should Be Specified

When comparing NRTL Listings of different products, it is important to know what the appropriate UL standards are and how they apply to your specific application. You may not always be purchasing what you think you are purchasing. UL 1008 was specifically created for transfer switch equipment. Products with a UL 1008 certification ensure the…

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Our JOURNEY into Lean Six Sigma after 10 months

In February, at the beginning of our adventure, we described what Lean Six Sigma is, and the need for implementation at ESL Power Systems. ESL constantly seeks to identify ways to improve. To recap, even the best companies have waste (things that don’t add value to the product) and variation in processes that cost a…

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Do You have an Effective Emergency Backup System?

September is National Preparedness Month.  Is your business ready in the event of an emergency? We can mitigate risk, both to our lives and our property, by being proactive and planning ahead for a disaster. As a business owner, being prepared means having an effective emergency backup system.  An important step in implementing this system is…

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