Manufacturers of industrial equipment and machinery need tight control over the supply chain. Parts are expensive, complex and require a lengthy lead time to order. Quality control is critical. Any defective part could cause an interruption or delay in manufacturing. RFgen Mobile Solutions for the Industrial Machinery and Equipment Industry delivers real-time visibility to your inventory of parts and provides greater efficiency in the warehouse and on the manufacturing floor.
RFgen mobile solutions are developed and supported by a team of supply chain experts experienced in implementing mobile solutions for many industrial machinery and equipment manufacturers. With RFgen mobile solutions, you can:
Streamline parts inventory management to reduce cost, speed up manufacturing and optimize warehouse space. RFgen Inventory Management software mitigates supply chain risk and enables manufacturers to tighten down the supply chain with confidence. Gain real-time, accurate visibility into your parts inventory. Order exactly what’s needed, in a timely fashion, to minimize inventory and storage costs while ensuring a smooth manufacturing process.
Optimize your warehouse with RFgen Warehouse Director to control costs and maximize productivity. Using RFgen with mobile devices (barcoding or RFID) drives significant gains in the efficiency of receiving, putaway, transfers, picking and shipping. RFgen streamlines your warehouse with advanced picking methodologies and routes. It optimizes the location of parts and finished goods to maximize the use of warehouse space and increase worker efficiency.
Unlike a rigid, full-blown warehouse management system (WMS), RFgen Warehouse Director can be implemented in phases, optimizing a single process at a time or as many as you prefer. This minimizes the impact to manufacturing operations because you never have to be “down” for an IT rollout.
RFgen-Vocollect Voice Solutions supports voice-enabled operations, resulting in as much as 99.99% picking accuracy and up to 35% greater employee productivity in the warehouse.
Among many use cases, industrial manufacturing customers have used RFgen mobile data collection solutions to:
Your company produces high-quality machinery and equipment and stands behind these products, ready to deliver parts and services for optimal maintenance. RFgen can provide real-time visibility into parts inventory for this important area of your business. Your entire operation can share information to help plan purchases and manage inventory more effectively.
If your company also offers on-site support to customers, RFgen can help field engineers fill out work orders, request parts and update inventory from mobile devices. With RFgen Field Service software, technicians can consult technical documentation and schematics as well as collect customer signatures in the field, keeping the ERP system up to date for faster, accurate billing and an exceptional customer experience.
RFgen’s expertise in supply chain mobility and warehouse automation is complemented by a deep understanding of the continuing issues and concerns facing supply chain and IT professionals today. Below are resources to help you in your search for a mobile data collection solution.