A challenging economy and fluctuating fuel prices have made transportation, materials, and logistics management more difficult than ever for manufacturers. That’s why it has become so important in recent years for OEMs to focus their attention on supply chain management issues such as customer requirements, capacity constraints, contingency planning, sub-tier capability, resource allocation, and employee...Read more
“Manufacturers both large and small can actually reduce overhead costs and become more agile by integrating their contract packaging and retail fulfillment systems with a full-service firm like Fapco,” said Fapco President Larry Gardiner.There are two types of customers that Fapco Inc. can help with retail packaging and fulfillment:Read more
- Large manufacturers who may be used to...
“Combine Fapco’s fully automated parts sorting and packaging capabilities with the expertise of a seasoned integrated parts flow management team that has been handling custom small parts packaging since 1970, and you’ve got the perfect, cost effective alternative to in-house packaging.”Operations Manager for Fapco, Scott Sloniker, explained that Fapco has made small parts kitting and...Read more
“Fapco purchases parts direct from vendors to become the exclusive Tier-One supplier to the OEM,” states Fapco President and Founder, Larry Gardiner. “To increase service standards and better serve our OEM customers, Fapco not only buys parts direct, we run quality assurance once they arrive, execute the custom packaging and kitting, and then warehouse and...Read more