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With assistance from TDO, part of the New York MEP and the MEP National Network™, the team developed, piloted, and implemented several new tools and process changes to achieve a number of improvements. A team of Indium subject matter experts evaluated the use of an existing centralized warehouse to receive, inspect, and store materials until they were required for use at the factories. The team also evaluated standardizing replenishment processes across all factories to use safety stocks, re-order points and economic order quantities.
As a result of Indium's work with TDO, the company now uses a centralized warehouse to receive, inspect and store packaging materials and replenish factories with small quantities as required. Indium has also standardized the tools and methods used to re-order packaging materials so that all sites are consistently ordering in planned quantities in time to avoid stockouts.