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.

Charlotte Office

10715 John Price Road
Charlotte, NC 28273

Phone: 800.438.0332

Mobile: 704.588.4740

Mailing Address

P.O. Box 7429 | Charlotte, NC 28241-7429

Phone: 704.588.4740

Fax: 704.588.5753

Kentucky Office

11536 Commonwealth Drive
Louisville, KY 40299

Phone: 502.266.6292

Fax: 502.526.5567

10 May 2017

How to Approach Value Stream Mapping

By | 2017-05-18T10:03:31+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Categories: Class C Components, Lean Learning, Lean Manufacturing, Lean Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on How to Approach Value Stream Mapping

Lean manufacturing is here to stay, and original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) that want to keep up with the competition will need to stay on top of the many tools and methods, such as value stream mapping, to keep their factories running efficiently and smoothly.

28 Jun 2016

Better B2B Communication Key to Efficient Supply Chain Management

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:17+00:00 June 28th, 2016|Categories: Supply Chain|Comments Off on Better B2B Communication Key to Efficient Supply Chain Management

Without proper supply chain management strategies in place, any other efforts to enhance production efficiency and product quality will be significantly hampered.

15 Oct 2015

What to Consider When Purchasing Supply Chain Management Software

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 October 15th, 2015|Categories: Supply Chain|Comments Off on What to Consider When Purchasing Supply Chain Management Software

When original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) leverage the right supply chain management software, they can reap a slew of benefits. But choosing the perfect system can sometimes seem a monumental task.

8 Sep 2015

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

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 September 8th, 2015|Categories: 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.

2 Sep 2015

5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 4 Freight [Video]

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 September 2nd, 2015|Categories: Inventory Management, Lean Learning, Lean Manufacturing, Supply Chain, VMI|Comments Off on 5 Supply Inefficiencies Costing You a Fortune: Inefficiency No. 4 Freight [Video]

Today, we're going to discuss the many ways freight costs can add up.

11 Aug 2015

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

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 August 11th, 2015|Categories: 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. 1 – Labor [Video]

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 August 3rd, 2015|Categories: 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

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

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:18+00:00 July 17th, 2015|Categories: 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.

22 Apr 2015

Report Reveals Global State of Supply Chain Risk

By | 2017-03-21T12:00:19+00:00 April 22nd, 2015|Categories: Risk Mitigation, Supply Chain|Comments Off on Report Reveals Global State of Supply Chain Risk

Many different external factors can threaten the supply chain both globally and locally. While it can be difficult to predict when the next political fiasco or natural disaster will strike, looking to recent issues can provide insight into what sorts of incidents manufacturers can prepare to face.