System 3000

OPTIMIZE PACKAGING PERFORMANCE
ACROSS YOUR SUPPLY CHAIN

Our Design Specialists help determine the most economical and efficient way to order quantities based on usage and order patterns.

Services We Provide

SKU Rationalization

  • Size and orientation analysis across all SKUs and an analysis of annual demand by SKU.

Board Weight Analysis

  • Board grade analysis across all SKUs
  • ISTA requirement analysis and safety factor analysis and testing
  • Distribution/market conditions analysis
  • CAPE Program optimization

Redesign

  • Package/product cube analysis and cube analysis for pallet/truck/warehouse
  • Preferred carton design for labor and board savings

Benefits

  • Reduced item count and carton consolidation
  • Optimized product performance
  • Reduced BER content and improved packaging sustainability scorecard
  • Improved pallet pattern for trailer and warehousing maximization
  • Improve process flow and reduce labor
Course of Action
Results
Requirements
Order Quantity Review
  • Determine the most economical order quantities based on usage and order patterns
  • Analysis of annual demand by SKU
  • Order frequency analysis
Delivery/Inventory
  • Establish VMI and KANBAN systems
  • Determine delivery options with dedicated fleet drivers
  • Scanning systems to provide inventory access 24/7
  • Bar code labeling to enhance inventory accuracy/tracking/ordering
  • Determine fit and support of customer material flow in receiving and shop floor areas
  • Determine customer storage/staging
  • Understand customer system requirements, electronic/manual
Transactions and EDI Options
  • Streamline purchase orders and receive order confirmation using web interface and/or EDI
  • Seamlessly integrate business systems for MRP/Advanced Planning
  • ASNs, detailed order information communicated in advance
  • Understand customer’s system capabilities and available IT resources
  • Provide web access for releases, orders, inventory visibility
  • Determine system-to-system capabilities for some or all of EDI transactions

Find out how we can exceed your expectations

We welcome new challenges and continue to provide innovative solutions to the packaging and instore industries.