White Paper: Factory stores – manufacturing’s necessary evil
Balancing productivity, inventory and management responsibility in UK factory storerooms.
This report, produced in association with the IET, attempts to answer one simple question: why is there such a contrast between the lean and efficient factory floor and its all-too-often chaotic stores function? Throughout this report you will find quotes and insight from engineers, exploring the stores management and inventory problems facing UK industry. These often frustrated voices demonstrate a desire for factory stores to be more proactive, efficient and aligned with the rest of the organisation.This thought provoking report includes:
- An insight into UK storeroom practices, both good and bad.
- Recommendations on how best to restore order and efficiency to the storeroom of your business
- Case studies that demonstrate real solutions to the issues facing Storeroom Managers everywhere