A purchased part’s cost is far more than just its price. Ordering, receiving, inspecting, storing, retrieving, installing and restocking each part incur significant expenses. Pickwick’s experience in lean manufacturing processes may help you minimize or even eliminate many of these costs. The bundling options you might consider include static or dynamic kitting, Kanban supply methods, returnable containers, pre-assembly, single-piece mixed model flow and delegation of supply chain responsibility for Tier II vendors.
Products that are high value, relatively low volume, complex to build and/or customized to each end-user’s needs offer the most benefit from alternatives like these:
To learn more about these solutions and others, simply pick up the phone and call Project Engineering at 800/397-9797 today!