Exhaustive database of over 500 suppliers.
Inspectors at 5 locations monitoring Quality.
Sourcing experts aided by Technology.
Domain experts with local RM & Process knowledge driving down costs.
Our intense product knowledge and understanding of vendor manufacturing facilities puts us in a position to value add during product development phase
Then - Brick and Mortar
Now - Technology
Upon thorough market research on best of Hydraulic Pumps manufacturers, APA has zeroed in on one of the top manufacturers in India, and the OE sample has been offered to them for basic study and costing for the Pump.Deliverables:
Apart from locating the manufacturer of the Pump, APA has assisted this manufacturer in finding out the sources for child parts like Pistons, Valve Body assembly, Adapters, O Rings, etc.Key Challenge:
Before Pump lot was confirmed at the manufacturer end, we had done 40 hrs of test run and 20 samples was provided till we reached approval for sample.Benefits:
APA quality inspectors inspects checks performance of pump and only picks as per requirement by customers. The material is then sent to APA warehouse for consolidation, all inspection reports are available in our "Online Inspection Dashboard" for customer to view it. Since the Pumps are dispatched to end customers directly savings in transportation Costs, and supply lead times as wellRemote Working:
Client set up separate logins for APA staff to remote login into their server. Thanks to the 12 hour time difference , daily work could be QC checked by the client during his working hours.
A preliminary factory audit is conducted for supplier capability assessment for our customers based on ISO 9001-2008 system.
Once drawing is approved our inspection documents like PPAP, Material certificate, Inspection reports etc. accompany the consignment, also these details are available in our "Online Inspection dashboard"
Our inspectors also wear a ‘product specialist ‘ cap under the "Mentor Program",where APA inspectors have meetings with key quality personnel at supplier premises and discuss points/issues raised or found during APA’s inspection and feedback from our customers.
Our information capturing capability covers customer complaints with aid of our "Online Inspection Dashboard" to get information on time every time.
Our Online Dash Board provides customer with basic information on inspection, supplier performance
Source to pay offering leveraging Clients existing technology platform, helping maximize effectiveness of Clients ERP investment to improve procurement efficiency & visibility.
2016 © All Rights Reserved. APAEngineering.com.