As a full fastener service provider, Optimas enables active supply chain management, supplier audits and on time delivery - providing global distribution capabilities and expertise for customers around the world. With us, you will have a stronger, faster supply chain that can grow with you and your business.

Demand Forecasting

Enacting extensive experience, Optimas is able to accurately determine fastener requirements and the support component demands for the future, in a truly cost-effective manner. As a result, customers can be sure of an on time delivery.

  • Forecasting accuracy
    Analyze historical usage and industry trend data to improve demand forecasting
     
  • Consultation and assessment
    Holistic audits of your company's entire operation to uncover pain points and areas of opportunity
            
  • Excess and obsolete mitigations
    Utilize our global parts database to minimize excess and obsolete inventory liability.
                                  
  • Quarterly business reviews 
    Scheduled audits of fastener volumes, delivery, quality, cost savings, and productivity metrics to ensure we exceed your expectations.
             
  • Fastener compliance and import/export expertise
    Guaranteed compliance with government regulations upon request.
                     
  • Speed to market
    Increase your prototype and launch times using our specialized vendors or drive cost savings using qualified LCC suppliers for long term programs and projects.

Supply Chain Management

As part of an integrated supply chain management approach, global production capacity can be easily assigned within the confines of an already existing vendor management strategy.

  • Inventory replenishment
    Our fastener inventory management system allows global visibility to inventory and demand requirements.
                     
  • Pricing stability 
    Our purchasing group monitors global prices to select and maintain the best possible prices.
                    
  • Standard fasteners in box quantities
    Customers can order standard parts in regular quantities for fast delivery.
                   
  • Vendor consolidation
    Our Global Partner suppliers work with us to identify common parts to reduce the total number of suppliers and reduced supply chain risk.
                   
  • Vendor managed inventory (VMI)
    We will design and implement a VMI program to meet your specific inventory goals and fastener requirements.
                   
  • 3rd party logistics (3PL)
    Optimas will manage transportation and logistical operations to get parts from point A to point B.
                   
  • Manufacturing of cold-formed, male-threaded fasteners & engineered components: Production capacity and global reach to ensure the protection of supply chain pipelines. Simply put, if we can’t get what we need from a supplier, we can manufacture it ourselves on either side of the Atlantic.
                   
  • Pre-Assembly Support
    Full Bill of Materials (BoM) management and implementation to deliver new projects in a cost-effective and timely manner.
                   
  • Sub Assembly

On time delivery

Optimas eliminates the extra steps associated with fastener supply, taking stock from dock to production line efficiently, allowing businesses to allocate time more effectively. This integrated global approach means that Optimas operates not as a supplier, but a fully integrated and responsive fastener partner.

  • Full service provider (FSP)
    Complete logistics, engineering, and quality services throughout the value chain from planning phase, product development to final delivery to the customer. 
     
  • Direct line feed (DLF)
    Supply and delivery of fasteners to the point of use or to a supermarket area. We find that the closer to the point of use we can support our customers, the greater the service, quality, and partnership.
                  
  • Dock-to-dock
    Shipments from our warehouses to your facility based on forecasted or purchase order requirements.
                       
  • Scheduled Deliveries
    Receive orders at a time to suit you and your specific manufacturing demands.
                       
  • Custom packaging, labeling, kitting and pre-assembly
    Eliminate steps from your production cycle to increase output.
                       
  • Consignment Stock
    Rely on Optimas expertise to fully manage stock, providing maximum return with minimal input.

Fastener systems and technology

Operating as a full service provider, Optimas partners with its customers to create dedicated infrastructure such as web portals, information sharing platforms and project support initiatives to deliver a truly specialized approach.

  • Electronic Data Interchange (EDI)
    We have the capability to use multiple forms of information and data sharing.
                 
  • Partner portals
    We can create a dedicated web portal to facilitate information and project sharing.
                   
  • Just in time (JIT)
    Implement lean component supply methodology for maximum fastener efficiency.
                   
  • System integration
    Link our inventory, quality, or invoicing systems to yours in order to achieve greater transparency and collaboration.
     
  • Custom reporting
    We can generate custom usage reports down to a micro level to ensure you know what is being used in your facilities.
                   
  • Consolidated invoicing
    Daily, weekly, or monthly invoices can be provided to meet your requests. Credit cards payments can be accepted..
      
  • Continuous improvement
    Our continuous improvement engineers can work on special projects that can increase the partnership and program performance.


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