SEA offers a comprehensive assortment of programs, including Inventory Management, to compliment your supply chain. We have the flexibility you demand to satisfy the most difficult requirement.
SMI – SEA Managed Inventory
SEA Inventory Management programs create a win-win solution for both supplier and customer. A SMI system ensures no stock outs, provides firm pricing, reduces inventory, and establishes a streamlined supply chain. By setting up an in-house store, consigned inventory can be maintained. We keep everything between established minimum and maximum levels with emergency stock available. All of the products backed by SEA’s AS9100 quality system and there are dedicated personnel for each transaction. SEA provides all the hardware and IT support to record pulls, automatically replenish stock, and electronically invoice. Using this system, stock levels are continuously tracked and replenished according to min/Max levels and forecast data.
You benefit from immediate access to high moving inventory, no stock outs, firm pricing, free freight, reduced transactions. The overall savings to customers can be in excess of 15% of material spend.
Just-In-Time Inventory Programs
Reduce sources of manufacturing waste by receiving the right part in the right place at the right time. Eliminate waste that results from any activity that adds cost without adding value, such as moving and storing to establish flow processes. By linking work centers so that there is an even, balanced flow of materials throughout the entire production process, SEA can reduce your costs and enhance the throughput of your manufacturing facility.
SEA offers several options for the transfer of ownership models to make sure you always have the right products on the shelf.
- Pay as sold (real-time)
- Pay as sold during a pre-defined period
- Ownership changes after a pre-defined period
- Order-to-order consignment (when next consignment order is placed, previous is billed)
Custom Spools and Packaging
- Custom Spool sizes and/or length requirements
- Custom labels designed for your specifications
- Bulk and individual packaging available