RESOURCES: CASE STUDIES
Efficient Processes = Happy Customers
Our biggest referral source just happens to be our very own customers. From deployment of bar code scanners and printers to eliminate manual processes, to design and installation of wireless networks that survive dark corners and tall shelves, read all about improvements, cost savings and happy customers.
Inventory Tracking Solution
With the majority of inventory management processes handled manually, EP Minerals had difficulty being able to quickly find and track inventory. Their labeling process was extremely time consuming, and inventory locations were not properly labeled. They had a lot of places inventory could hide; if product was missing, the likelihood of finding it was slim. Read more
Order Tracking & Inventory Visibility
As with any organization experiencing rapid growth, what once was a reliable workflow process was quickly outgrown due to high demand. Tracking product became a challenge; without serialization of parts and finished goods, they had difficulty matching up product that left the dock with their respective orders. Read more
Inventory management became a challenge for this fast-growing pecan cleaning plant. They lacked the ability to track their inventory of pecans; this included type, originating farm, inventory location, and lot. They needed a better way to manage it overall, and Barcom had the solution. Read more
How an RFID Solution Meant Compliance For Auto Supplier
A compliance solution was needed for a supplier to the automotive industry. The auto maker supplies thousands of copper racks used in the process. The supplier is required to provide specific information about the racks, but it was not easy to obtain using the existing process. Read more
Just In Time: How One Auto Supplier Improved Kanban Process with transACTION
Without a way to verify accuracy, users were occasionally scanning the same label twice or even scanning the wrong manufacturer label. This resulted in the wrong parts leaving the shipping dock, or the right parts in the wrong tote, which would not be identified by the customer until they needed to pull the parts for manufacturing. Shiroki needed a reliable way of ensuring that users were pulling the correct parts assigned to each tote. Read More
Kenco and Barcom Team Up … One Warehouse at a Time.
Processing over $10K in orders per day, struggling with paper-based processes and outdated hand-held and truck-mounted equipment, Kenco called on BARCOM to evaluate the current process of this retailer, and offer recommendations for equipment and process improvements. Read More
25 Tips for an Efficient Warehouse
We have learned a lot over the past 25 years, especially when it comes to helping customers improve warehouse efficiency. Our “25 Tips for an Efficient Warehouse” document is a fun collection of small steps that can yield big results. Read More