Operating a supply room in a manufacturing plant involves structuring the space so that parts of all sizes and types can be found with ease. When a department head or other authorized personnel requisitions a specific part, being able to verify that it is in the inventory and fill that requisition helps to prevent placing new orders that only serve to drive up the inventory expense. With the use of the right type of heavy-duty storage bins, organizing the space effectively will be much easier.
After I started working in a factory for my grandfather, I realized that some of the equipment needed to be updated in a bad way. It was really old, and some portions were visibly breaking. I decided to make things right by finding better manufacturing equipment for him, so I started working on it right away. I was able to find an amazing deal on some new pieces to add to the workshop, and it really paid off. After about six months of using the new equipment, things were much better. This blog is all about the importance of using better equipment.