Owens Corning chooses inventory solution

Owens Corning has selected DispenseSource“s Smart Inventory Manager (SIM) and SecureSource point-of-use (POU) dispensing technologies to improve Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) management.

Owens Corning has selected DispenseSource“s Smart Inventory Manager (SIM) and SecureSource point-of-use (POU) dispensing technologies to improve Maintenance, Repair and Operations (MRO) management. “DispenseSource“s advanced technology, combined with our success helping global organizations achieve outstanding savings, makes us an ideal partner for many Fortune 500 companies looking to improve the inventory management process”, said Anton Visser, CEO of DispenseSource. “We are thrilled to be selected by such a prestigious company as Owens Corning in its effort to achieve the highest levels of inventory control and operational efficiency”. Owens Corning will install multiple SecureSource cabinets supported by DispenseSource“s SIM. The SecureSource dispensing cabinets enforce corporate access control policies at POU, combine carousel and locker modules to provide flexible configuration options for single-item dispensing and ensure the right MRO materials are in the right place at the right time. SIM collects, analyzes and formats transactional data to automate customer-generated reordering, improves inventory visibility and provides analysis and automation tools to improve operational efficiencies enterprise-wide. DispenseSource Smart Inventory Solutions include software and hardware that provide enterprise-wide MRO management and reporting capabilities, improve control and access of MRO materials, increase productivity and reduce administrative and inventory costs. The solution can be integrated into a company“s ERP and financial systems using common interfaces such as XML and EDI.