The best conditions for you
Worldwide procurement, appropriate pricing, adherence to deadlines, smooth-running operations and an optimal storage quantity - issues related to materials.
The tasks of materials management range from negotiations over conditions and observing new supplier markets right through to procuring alternative components to speed up manufacturing. Due to the current market requirements, ever stricter conditions with regard to pricing, aspects of quality and logistical services are being placed on the suppliers, for instance flexibility and reliable delivery. Steca searches for, qualifies and assesses the suppliers and signs quality and logistics contracts - all for your benefit.
The merchandise planning department organises the flow of materials between the suppliers and the production according to deadlines and requirements by procuring components from pre-defined suppliers according to deadlines and drawing up and monitoring the manufacturing batches for the production. Particular value is placed on keeping an optimal stock of components which gives you an ideal balance between flexibility and resulting costs.
The stock receipt department checks the components against the order parameters, the quality assurance department analyses the quality with test plans and makes decisions on storage. As well as in warehouses and paternosters, nitrogen environments are also used for storage in the case of parts with an MSL value.