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Fasteners are sometimes used for more than the most basic construction projects. Often, they are used with certain types of machines and technologies that expose the fasteners to exceptionally high temperatures. These elevated temperatures would quickly cause structural problems for standard fasteners. However, the fastener material specification of high-temperature fasteners include features ...

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The fastener industry uses the system of vendor managed inventory (VMI) and distribution services for managing both stocking and distribution of fastener components and parts. At Field, we offer data-driven, full-service, and on-demand fastener supply and engineering services that deliver year-to-year cost savings through a thorough evaluation of assembly costs. Through our vendor managed ...

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The International Organization for Standardization (ISO) establishes the guidelines and standards that distributors are to follow in order to ensure their services, manufacturing procedures, and management services adhere to or surpass the requirements of their clients. ISO 9001 is the recognized standard worldwide for quality management systems (QMS). Organizations nationally and internationally ...

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A vendor managed inventory program (VMI program) involves a process in which material vendors manage multiple factors in the supply chain in a highly efficient manner. At Field, we provide VMI programs that increase the efficiency of the inventory management process for our customers.

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It can be a huge challenge to manage inventory at the enterprise level with an efficient system to accomplish the never-ending task. The job of inventory management involves changing costs and demand projections. With vendor managed inventory services, you have a solution that provides strategic integrations between customers and suppliers, enhancing the efficiency of the supply chain. At Field, ...

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Problems with inventory management can degrade productivity and negatively affect your bottom line. When tracking down inventory becomes time-consuming, it causes disruptions that waste valuable resources and time. At Field, we provide a vendor managed inventory program for fasteners that produces increased efficiency and cost savings.

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MDM Top Fastener Distributor

Field Fastener Named to Modern Distribution Management's 2022 Top Distributors List Field Fastener ranks on the annual wholesale distribution industry Top Distributors List.

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Kitting is the process of assembling together at least two related parts or sub-assemblies into a single kit, labeled as a single item in the inventory system. Kitting reduces both the price of the job and the time necessary to complete the job. This is accomplished by transferring work from a jobsite to a warehouse – a more controlled environment with less costly labor. At Field, we offer ...

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At Field, we are a trusted industrial fastener distributor, offering data-driven, on-demand, full-service fastener hardware and cost savings to our customers. We achieve these service goals in part through an accurate and effective evaluation of total assembly cost and a vendor managed inventory system that helps facilitate product availability, costs reductions of labor, inventory, and overhead, ...

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At Field, we are your on-demand, data-driven, full-service industrial fastener supplier and engineering partner, dedicated to delivering the consistent cost savings your company needs through an intelligent analysis of total assembly costs. Through our effective approach to vendor managed inventory (VMI), we help ensure product availability, remove waste from the process, and lower the costs of ...

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Manufacturers in many industries are often in need of ways to reduce costs. The challenge is finding a way to improve the experience of the customer and reduce overhead costs simultaneously. The answer to this challenge is innovative kitting and assembly solutions that make the supply chain more efficient. At Field, we provide in-house kitting and assembly services that allow us to select and ...

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Fasteners are critical to so much when it comes to design, engineering, manufacturing, and the assembly of components. Although they are often the smallest pieces involved in the manufacturing and assembly process, they are often the most consequential. They make possible the existence of many items we depend on daily to function properly, such as structures, furniture, vehicles, computers, and ...

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