Since 1945, Walter Hammond has built a reputation for hands-on application expertise as well as a broad and deep inventory of top brand-name cutting tools and related shop supplies. Because the company is now a division of Mars Supply, Hammond customers have access to non-traditional Hammond items such as MRO Products, Safety Supplies and Hand Tools. Additionally, Mars' Supply Management Solutions (SMS) group can provide customized supply chain programs that include:

  • Crib management software
  • Vendor-managed inventory
  • Customized usage reports by item cell department, order and person
  • Documented cost reductions
  • Multiple virtual warehouses for customized inventory solutions
  • Access to products and services
  • Customized process forms
  • On-site machining application assistance and training
  • Spot-buy sourcing expertise
  • Keep-fill inventory services
  • Remote web-based inventory monitoring
  • Consignment inventory programs
  • Vending systems
  • Cabinet Drawer Systems
  • KanBan systems
  • 5S/Kaizen events to uncover waste

Maintaining an efficient and organized supply chain is vital to the success of a company. Our SMS team has been assisting customers with its internal inventory processes for more than 20 years. As members of Affiliated Distributors (AD) and SupplyForce, we have vast sourcing capabilities that allow us to provide products that match each customer's unique situation.

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