Page 66 of the Summer 2016 edition of Supply Chain Magazine features a article on ValuePoint Material Solutions company, culture, and capabilities. Click the link below to take a peek!
Outsourcing Indirect/MRO materials management to a service provider
The front line of a manufacturing floor is intense with technology, manpower, and knowledge. Many disciplines converge, providing the right elements to insure every aspect of the product is manufactured within required specification. These disciplines are core to the necessary knowledge and capabilities package all in manufacturing need to successful.
Ask fifty people in the manufacturing industry what Indirect Material is and you will get …a lot of differing, unique answers. And, generally most of them are right. But, most of them are not consistent.
Most of the responses will include the term MRO, which in and of itself is a term conveniently used but not often identified. Maybe a good place to start. Continue reading
I’ve often said- There are things that I could do and don’t. Why? Because there are experts, and not being an expert, I will likely benefit by having the expert do it. Continue reading