Fasteners and Class C Component Supply

Falcon supplies fasteners and inventory management services to manufacturers in North and South Carolina, Kentucky, and the surrounding areas.
8 Sep 2015
  • 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 5 Error-Related Costs
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    5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 5 Error-Related Costs [Video]

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 5 Error-Related Costs [Video]

By |September 8th, 2015|Inventory Management, Lean Learning, Lean Practices, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 5 Error-Related Costs [Video]|

In this episode of our supply inefficiency series, we want to talk about the costs associated with errors.
11 Aug 2015
  • 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 2 - Carrying Costs
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    5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 2 – Carrying Costs [Video]

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 2 – Carrying Costs [Video]

By |August 11th, 2015|Inventory Management, Lean Practices, Reducing Lead Times, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 2 – Carrying Costs [Video]|

In this episode, we will look at carrying costs.
3 Aug 2015
  • 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 2 Carrying Costs
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    5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 1 – Labor [Video]

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 1 – Labor [Video]

By |August 3rd, 2015|Inventory Management, Lean Learning, Lean Practices, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 1 – Labor [Video]|

In this video, we want to talk about hidden labor costs that could be costing you money.
17 Jul 2015
  • Total Cost of Ownership: The Basics
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    5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Intro [Video]

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Intro [Video]

By |July 17th, 2015|Inventory Management, Lean Learning, Lean Practices, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Intro [Video]|

Lowering cost is always at the top of every production department's list, but many manufacturers just shop for the lowest price and completely miss the bigger cost-saving opportunity.
4 Mar 2015

How to Calculate Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)

By |March 4th, 2015|Lean Manufacturing, Lean Practices, Risk Mitigation|Comments Off on How to Calculate Overall Equipment Effectiveness (OEE)|

The equipment you use to build your products plays an integral role in production, and if anything isn't delivering high-quality results it can drag down your entire operation. Thankfully, there's a formula that can help you measure overall equipment effectiveness (OEE) so you can more easily manage your factory floor.
29 Jul 2014

How Can Pull Systems Benefit Lean Manufacturing?

By |July 29th, 2014|Inventory Management, Lean Practices|Comments Off on How Can Pull Systems Benefit Lean Manufacturing?|

When an OEM opts to set up a pull system with its supplier, it is a major step in the right direction toward lean manufacturing.