What's In-Plant Storz™?
Automotive Fastener's popular In-Plant Storz™ System offers you the convenience of an inventory store within your facility without the risks and investment costs associated with ownership. Providing you with true consigned inventory, the vendor managed/vendor owned system allows you to:
- Reduce procurement costs
- Consolidate billing
- Eliminate risks/costs of inventory ownership
- Keep production flowing
- Improve quality
- Benefit from proactive cost saving programs
The system is designed to stock the items you need, from traditional MRO supplies to specific OEM supplies needed for production. Everything within the IPS is managed and distributed by a trained AF employee so you don't have to worry about a thing. Additionally, AF provides all the equipment necessary to operate the IPS system.
True Consigned Inventory
- Inventories remain full ownership of AF until issued
- Issued quantities not restricted to box quantities or minimums
- Billed only for what you consume
- Weekly or monthly billing available (terms apply from ‘date of billing,' offering you additional savings)
- Invoicing per machine available
Additional Services Custom Tailored to Your Needs
- Servicing stations in the plant. (TFP)
- Drill bit re-sharpening.
- Tool repair programs
- Product training seminars
- Tool Leasing programs
- Kit Packing
- Service Parts Programs
- MSDS Containment
- Product Audits
- Lean Mfg applications
Automation for Accurate Tracking
The IPS system is supported by AF's proprietary management software AF CAGE™. All products are bar-coded and scanning technology is used for tracking and usage history. This system provides detailed usage reports as well as full and accurate traceability. It is also possible to use the system to implement security on product usage.
For your convenience the system gives you:
- Immediate Packing Slips
- Receipts and issues conducted with handheld scanner
- Billing in a variety of formats as you require
- Detailed usage reports
- Full traceability
- On-hand inventories provided on disk if needed
Enhance the way you do business. Work with a company trusted by industry leaders worldwide to provide excellent service, quality products and expert solutions.
To speak with a representative call (800) 632-0340 now or contact Automotive Fasteners using our convenient online form.