Paoli, PA – April 25, 2012 – ASSIST incorporated, a niche supplier of supply chain visibility and shop floor execution systems for the ADAGE user community, today announces that Polymerics has gone live with the ASSISTics Supply Chain Visibility suite. “Polymerics is excited to have ASSISTICS rolled out in our rubber mixing and chemical blending operations” says Tim Samples, CEO, Polymerics. “We have only been using the program for a couple of weeks and we have already reduced our daily materials planning worksheets from over sixty pages to one simple page that shows us exactly what we need to do that day. We anticipate being able to reduce our raw material inventory by $250,000 because of the efficiency and visibility ASSISTICS provides. Now anyone on our system can instantly see a simple snapshot of materials activity from planning, through ordering, production and shipping. We should have purchased ASSISTICS years ago.” “It’s clear that Polymerics is going to be able to significantly improve their inventory turns with the aid of ASSISTics” says Charlie Pell, Director of Business Development at ASSIST. “Most importantly, we have eliminated a significant amount of non-value added activity, freeing up personnel to pursue strategic initiatives the significantly improve the performance of the business.”
Headquartered in Cuyahoga Falls Ohio with additional facilities in Kent, Polymerics is a family owned business that specializes in custom mixing, dispersion and chemical blends. Polymerics is an ISO9001:2008 registered company, strongly committed to meeting the goals of its customers.
Founded in 1999, ASSIST is dedicated exclusively to the needs of the ADAGE user community. ASSIST has two closely related divisions. The consulting group delivers function and technical consulting for ADAGE users. The warehouse management group builds and installs ASSISTics, a comprehensive web solution that provides shop floor inventory management and supply chain visibility tools to the ADAGE user community. For more information about ASSIST, please visit our website at www.assistcorp.com.
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