Manufacturers have lowered costs for MRO items with integrators specializing in supply chain consolidation. Initially they offered savings, but soon prices are raised, and they can only invent “productivity” improvements. The reality is that the distributor has inserted their markup into your supply chain forever. They will continue to drain hundreds of thousands of dollars a year until the chain is broken.
We have 30 years’ experience as an integrator, so we know how to break free from the middlemen and their costly margins. Chainbreak will assist you in acquiring the majority of the MRO products directly from the manufacturer at your integrator’s cost. while negotiating the best parting terms with the incumbent supplier. Today's technologies can be used to replace many of the services they provided.
We only need to understand your purchasing and inventory systems by performing a site survey. The information gathered will be analyzed and presented in a proposal showing::
Typically there are a only a few manufacturers that make up the majority of your MRO spend, and every day they continue to consolidate. You have a middleman who is taking a large part of your budget, and plans on taking that money forever. Here we see an example of how one of our customers saved 25% by getting rid of their integrator.
We work with your team as consultants, not supplier adversaries. Our strategies are driven by your data, and quality information is required for to develop a successful supply chain breaking strategy.
We use today's technology to link vending and ERP systems to your key manufacturer partners. The entire acquisition process from requirement to payment is now electronically controlled, and with only a few suppliers. You no longer need a costly purchasing and inventory control infrastructure. It is easy to see why integrators are going the way of the rotary phone!
Low volume SKUs and sporadic use items are hundreds of brands. It is not cost-efficient to source directly, so we link you to the Amazon network. Chainbreak supplies the repetitive items from our stock using the amazon warehouse. Spot buys are sourced through amazon's extensive product offering. Now you instantly see all price and delivery options, then make a purchase with the click of a mouse.
Punch-out means buying supplies from a catalog of items placed inside your purchasing system, linked to the logistics system that will fulfill delivery.