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

About Aaron Lyles

Aaron is the Marketing Director at Falcon Fastening Solutions, Inc. He is focused on sharing Falcon's unique approach to fastening and class C production component supply chain solutions with equipment manufacturers.
31 May 2017

What Are the 5 Lean Principles All About?

2018-01-04T14:12:40+00:00 May 31st, 2017|Categories: Class C Components, Lean Manufacturing|

Lean manufacturing can help original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) reduce waste, save money and enhance their operations, but it's important to have a thorough understanding of the principles of this strategy to ensure you can execute it properly.

10 May 2017

How to Approach Value Stream Mapping

2018-01-04T14:07:59+00:00 May 10th, 2017|Categories: Class C Components, Lean Learning, Lean Manufacturing, Supply Chain, Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI)|

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.

13 Apr 2017

How to Deal with Rising Steel Prices

2018-01-04T10:22:56+00:00 April 13th, 2017|Categories: Risk Mitigation, Supply Chain|

Rising steel prices are being felt. At a recent Global Supply Alliance (GSA) meeting, supplier members reported seeing price increases of […]

23 Mar 2017

3 Manufacturing Tech Trends Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) Should Explore

2017-04-19T13:30:06+00:00 March 23rd, 2017|Categories: Lean Manufacturing|

Staying on top of the latest industry trends is an effective way to keep original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) at the forefront of the competition, and this is especially true when it comes to technology.

22 Mar 2017

Don’t Stress Over Non-Core Functions – Outsource Instead!

2017-03-22T14:04:29+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Lean Manufacturing|

Keeping everything operational and running efficiently is challenging enough, but when you're bogged down with dozens of different tasks and processes to worry about, it's difficult to give your full attention to any one aspect of the production process.

22 Mar 2017

5 Lean Strategies Worth Knowing to Help Mitigate Risk

2018-01-08T11:48:49+00:00 March 22nd, 2017|Categories: Risk Mitigation|

There are a number of tools OEMs can use to this end, including five innovations that can prove extremely beneficial in the manufacturing industry: gemba, hoshin kanri, jidoka, kaizen and poka-yoke.