In today’s fastener market customers make a number of demands on the
fastener distributor, scanning equipment is one of a number of methods to
achieve controls and make cost savings to stay in the game.
Scanning for Vendor Managed Systems
The last 20 years has seen fastener distributors moving part of their
stock holding into their customer’s factory; scanning equipment plays a
major role in controlling this inventory.
Scanning Stock Control
Accurate management of fastener stocks and bar coding have taken the
fastener distributor into a new environment. Scanning equipment is not only
used for stock control but has extended into booking on and
off the shelf and shipping product.