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Customized Vendor Managed Inventory

When it comes to managing your supply chain vendor managed inventory (VMI) can have a significant impact on the bottom line. Imagine reducing the cost of carrying inventory, replenishing stock automatically, and customizing packaging all in one solution. That’s just a flavor of what a customized VMI program from bisco industries can offer.

At bisco we customize each and every VMI program to meet the unique needs of your business and help you improve profit margins. Here are 3 popular VMI features to help you meet your business challenges: Read more…

bisco Ranks #19 on 2017 Top 50 Electronics Distributors List

bisco industries is now among the top 20 electronics distributors in the world according to SourceToday’s (formerly Global Purchasing) 2017 Top 50 Electronics Distributors List. bisco’s ranking at nineteen (19) marks a move up of two spots from the 2016 ranking. In addition, 2017 is the 6th consecutive year that bisco has ranked among the top 25 distributors.

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VMI Solutions from bisco industries: Bonded Inventory

Bonded inventory (also known as dedicated inventory) is a value added service that bisco offers our clients. Bonded inventory gives you the advantage of high-volume pricing and immediate availability. bisco will stock your dedicated inventory in one of our 7 strategically located warehouses and even use your own custom part numbers. Our bonded inventory program ensures that your products will be delivered on time – at the right time.

Benefits of bonded inventory include:

  • Reduced inventory carrying costs
  • Automatic and targeted inventory shipments preventing production down time
  • Reduced costs by obtaining next price break discounts

Contact your dedicated sales rep to develop a bonded inventory package that meets your unique requirements.

Quality Is Always King

Quality Control Services from bisco industries

Buyers often focus on price and availability as determining factors when choosing a supplier but quality is truly the deciding factor. If products don’t meet quality standards then they are useless. bisco realizes that quality is absolutely key to manufacturers and fabricators and that’s why, in addition to our standard quality inspection process, we offer customizable quality control services.

Common Quality Control Services:

  • Dimensional Inspection
  • Quantity Verification
  • Special Packaging (Example: No packaging “peanuts” or “popcorn”)

The goal of bisco’s quality control services is to ensure that your requirements are met each and every time. That’s also why our quality control services are fully customizable.

As an AS9100/ISO9001 certified company, bisco is committed to quality and was recently named among the top 100 quality leaders by Quality Magazine. To learn more about bisco’s quality control services, contact a local bisco representative today!

21 Value Added Services from bisco

bisco industries’ greatest strength is our customer service and local support. Our team is trained and equipped with solutions for problems that arise in every step of a products development and production.

Looking for a certain product specifications?

Bisco is an authorized, preferred source for the top manufacturers in the industry with access to spec sheets and technical support.

Ready to order?

bisco has 7 stocking warehouses throughout North America. Our relationship with our top supply partners allows us to receive price breaks that we pass on to our customers.

Still not convinced?

bisco industries, offers a wide range of value added services that will streamline your purchasing and supply chain operations. In fact, here are the top 21 value added services that we offer:

  1. Assembly
  2. Barcoding
  3. Bin Stocking
  4. Bonded Inventory
  5. Consignment Inventory
  6. Consolidated Billing
  7. Dock to Stock
  8. Drop Shipments
  9. Electronic File Sharing / EDI
  10. Electronic Funds Transfer (EFT)
  11. Just-in-Time (JIT) Delivery
  12. KanBan
  13. Kitting
  14. Long Term Pricing
  15. One Stop Shopping
  16. Quality Control
  17. Rebate Program
  18. Schedule Sharing
  19. Special Packaging – Bag and Tag
  20. Special Payment Terms
  21. Vendor Managed Inventory (VMI)

Streamlining Barcode Inventory Systems

Barcoding has many benefits including, reducing human error, improving inventory tracking and expediting receiving and shipping processes. Once a bar coding system has been implemented the biggest challenge is ensuring that all products are labeled and labeled correctly. Accomplishing this can create bottlenecks in your receiving and warehousing departments. However, choosing the right supply partners can go a long way in eliminating these bottlenecks.

What if every product you received, regardless of manufacturer, already had your barcode label?

That’s exactly the type of time and money saving benefit that bisco industries offers.

How we do it:

  1. Our diverse supplier network means we can procure nearly any part from any manufacturer
  2. Our 7 stocking warehouses create barcoding labels to your specifications for all outgoing products.

bisco offers many other services including custom packaging and dedicated inventory. Learn more about bisco’s value added services by contacting a local bisco representative today.

Custom Bin Stocking Programs

bisco industries understands that one of the most important benefits we offer our customers is value added services. bisco works with each customer individually because we realize you’re your supply chain is unique.

One of the key value added services that bisco industries offers is bin stocking. Our bin stocking program helps you streamline inventory management process through automatic inventory replenishing, quality control, bar coding, organized bins and fast, friendly service. By implementing a just-in-time (JIT) delivery process like bin stocking, we ensure that you have the right part, at the right time, at the right price. Setting up a customized program is fast and easy, saving you time, money, and resources.

Call your local sales office for more details about setting up a value added service package with bisco.

bisco industries AOG Service – Support When You Need It Most

Serving Customers Around the Clock

bisco has officially launched its Aircraft On Ground (AOG) program to service customers with a critical and immediate need for parts. Our rapid response team is available 24/7 to address your requirements and source the parts necessary to get your plane back into service.

When an aircraft is AOG there is typically a serious need for  components that are not on-hand. Materials required must be driven, flown, or sailed to the location of the grounded aircraft as fast as possible. bisco’s knowledgeable team is available around the clock to provide a plan of action to get your parts from the point of origin to the ultimate destination.

Expanded Value Added Services

The launch of the AOG program expands bisco’s already wide range of value added services including vendor managed inventory, bin stocking, kitting/assembly, contract pricing and instant online sourcing.  Not only is bisco AS9001/ISO9001 certified but we have been ranked 13th by Quality Magazine in their Top Quality Oriented Companies in North America list.

To reach our AOG service team dial 844-323-3148. Upon calling, you will be linked to a 24 hour help desk with global sourcing, same day shipping and bisco’s AS9100/ISO9001 quality support. Don’t have an AOG emergency? bisco’s e-commerce site is always available with pricing and availability for standard and hard-to-find components. Our e-commerce team is also on standby and ready to assist you with any questions that you may have.

Increase Profits with Value Added Services

bisco industries, offers a wide range of value added services that will streamline your purchasing and supply chain operations. These services can lower your purchasing, receiving, and accounting costs drastically, while allowing your employees to concentrate on more important job functions. Whether your company uses an MRP, KanBan, or a Just-In-Time system, bisco industries can integrate a value added program to save your company time and money. Most importantly, we understand that your needs are unique to your organization and we tailor our programs to meet your requirements.

To save time on your assemblies, bisco industries can work with you to pre-assemble product at our facility. bisco industries knows time equals money and with assembly done at our facility, we can help your company be more efficient resulting in increased profits. In addition, our bin stocking service is tailored to you. Whether you rely on the common milkman bin stock service, bar code bin stock service, off-site bin stock service, or something custom designed, bisco industries has the experience to support your needs.

Call your local sales office for more details about setting up a value added service package with bisco.

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