Who: Tom Wujek, vice president, sales and operations, Flexible Steel Lacing Company (Downers Grove, IL)
Six production facilities worldwide, three in North America
products: Mechanical conveyer belts fasteners, conveyor belt cleaners, tracking devices, pulley lagging and controlled flowed
Improving efficiencies is all about reducing cycle time in everything we do internally. For
the distributor, this translates into quick shipment turnaround.
Our distributors are more demanding today. They
don't want to carry inventory on their shelves if they don't need to, but lower inventory levels mean they want product quickly
when their customers need it. ...