Our original project idea
Initial data capture confirmed that 50% of incoming goods came from Turnspeed (TPE), 20% from Internal Manufacturing and 30% from others. Therefore, the focus was to map out the TPE route and the others route.
To review annual, spend and conduct an ABC analysis of others spend.
Anixister provide a Kanban/line side delivery service at zero cost which includes vendor scheduling, stock holding and daily deliveries direct to line side or bin location. In addition, Turnspeed have offered to provide a similar service which includes a daily delivery direct to line side
Sometimes some good old-fashioned paper flow charts are the best way of understanding the current process steps. They quickly and easily highlight bottlenecks, waste and areas for improvement.