Supply Chain Management Solutions

Integrated Services/MRO

Wolseley Industrial provides outstanding supply chain management solutions for a full range of maintenance, repair and operating supplies. Guaranteed to reduce your cost of doing business, we offer customized programs in:

  • Procurement Services
  • Inventory Optimization
  • Information Management and Reporting
  • Replenishment Control and
  • Materials Distribution.

These solutions will lower your total cost of ownership through reductions in product price, inventory investment, overall procurement costs and improved processes.

Wolseley Industrial has provided industry-leading solutions since 1989 for customers across a broad range of industries. Our customer-driven service approach is backed by performance measurements that support customer initiatives and continuous improvement.

We Deliver:

Significant Cost Savings Across Entire Supply Chain

  • Offer supply programs for medium – large customers
  • Manage purchasing, just-in-time availability and productivity in your plant

Data & Reporting Management

  • Track expenditures by product cost center, commodity and end user so you know where your dollars are spent
  • Use key performance indicators (KPIs) to achieve your spend management goals

Ownership of Supply Chain Process

  • Perform receiving/inspection tasks
  • Reconcile freight charges
  • Reduce clerical functions
  • Eliminate thousands of invoices
  • Provide a single audit trail
  • Track performance to agreed goals

Store Room & Materials Management

  • Provide on-site stores program designed to increase on-shelf availability to almost 100% while decreasing inventory investment and floor space requirements
  • Ensure software can support the new process or offer alternative choices
  • Help build the data accuracy and support tables needed to transfer historic information and begin using the new system
  • Train plant management and support people to operate the new system and how to modify or expand its capabilities as required

Supply Chain Management

  • Help companies create a controlled market pricing mechanism for products and services which can benefit from a competitive bidding environment
  • Augment existing plant resources with trained specialists to find unusual or difficult items
  • Provide trained specialist support to find unusual or difficult-to-find items and help with installation

Replenishment Solutions

  • Kanban replenishment for shorter lead times and reduced inventory
  • Vending machines
  • Off-Site distribution centers
  • Complete storeroom management (receiving, stocking, issuing and cycle count product)
  • Requisition management system

Best Products At The Right Prices

On average, the Wolseley Group purchases around $21 billion of product annually. Each purchase is assigned to one of 34 major and 250 minor categories for both macro and micro analysis and easy comparison to market indices. Our size and scale means that through our sourcing programs we can search the world for the best products and buy in quantities that ensure we get the right prices.

We provide a powerful channel to the market for manufacturers’ products. Wouldn’t it be helpful to see your spend like this?

MRO Categories

Wolseley Industrial sources a full range of MRO categories to save customers time and money.

Most Commonly included product categories:

  • Cutting Tools and Abrasives
  • Power Tools
  • Hand Tools
  • Safety and PPE
  • Rubber Products
  • Electrical Supplies
  • Pipe, Valve & Fittings
  • Fasteners
  • Janitorial

Usually included product categories:

  • Power Transmission
  • Welding
  • Fluids & Chemicals
  • Electronics
  • Material Handling
  • Office Supplies
  • Pneumatics
  • Hydraulics

Sometimes included product categories:

  • Capital
  • Building
  • Laboratory
  • OEM
  • Supplies