North Carolina Logistics Blog

Is a VMI strategy right for me?

June 25, 2015

Manufacturing professionals: Are you buying parts and other raw material inventory for your factory just to have it sit for weeks or months prior to consumption? By holding this inventory on your books, you’re doling out money for assets that…

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Manufacturing Logistics

Reduce Plant Costs with Manufacturing Logistics

June 11, 2015

To reduce manufacturing costs, start the assembly process outside your plant. Across America, higher-cost assembly workers are being paid to open boxes, search for parts and throw away trash. That’s because component parts are being delivered right to the manufacturing site.…

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Parts Procurement Services Improve Cash Flow

May 28, 2015

A large defense contractor, rather than hire additional staff in its supplier management group, outsourced the purchasing of all packaging and related materials to its third party logistics partner (3PL) as part of a manufacturing logistics solution. This freed up…

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