Trelleborg Speeds Up Manufacturing with New Logistics Service

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions has launched an innovative logistics service to provide a faster inventory and manufacturing process for industrial businesses that is designed to help simplify stock ordering and reduce administration.

seal scan

Users can scan product bar codes to automatically generate orders for replenishment of stock, which will be delivered by Trelleborg directly to a user’s production line.

The Seal Scan app is compatible with a range of iOS devices and is part of the Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Service PLUS program, aimed at simplifying workflows in every part of industrial business; from engineering to manufacturing, procurement to aftermarket.

Total solution program
Jan Kies, the Director of Service PLUS programs, said: “Service PLUS is a total solution program that has been designed to simplify the workflow in every part of our customer’s value chain. A huge part of the program is our unrivalled range of logistics services which provide added-value and have been designed to expand our relationships with our customers and make life easier for them.

“We are committed to providing a premium service; the reason why we wanted to find a way to simplify procurement, manufacturing, assembly and logistics. We firmly believe the range of services available as part of the program will reduce process costs and throughput time for our customers.”

Advanced delivery
Advanced Delivery is part of the Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Service PLUS program that bundles various services together, to help simplify stock replenishment processes. It is compatible with many different services including the Kanban system or complete C-Part management by Trelleborg Sealing Solutions.

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions also offers a variety of Field Stock Locations – or satellite warehouses – worldwide that ensure required product is dispatched quickly by avoiding long transport routes and multiple logistic partners. Operating 24 hours a day, 365 days a year for On-Demand and Scheduled Route services, On-Demand deliveries are available as fast as in one hour while the Field Stock Locations offer multiple service levels to match logistic requirements.

  • To learn how the Service PLUS portfolio is able to reduce process costs and throughput time, click here .


Aerospace Hub Receives Prestigious Supplier Gold Award from UTC

Trelleborg Sealing Solutions announces that its Colmar Aerospace Hub East has been recognized by United Technologies Corporation (UTC) for superior performance by achieving UTC Supplier Gold status.

Aerospace Hub

UTC’s Supplier Gold program recognizes superior performance by suppliers that are able to meet such performance objectives as:

  • Zero Escapes (Quality Rejections) for the last 12 months
  • 100% on-time deliveries for the last 12 months
  • A score of six or greater for customer satisfaction (out of seven)
  • A score of 80% or greater on the Supplier Health Assessment in all categories, plus zero gold question gaps

Jeff Phillips, General Manager of Trelleborg Sealing Solutions Colmar Aerospace Hub East, says: “We are honored to receive this prestigious recognition from UTC, which demonstrates our continued commitment to our customers’ needs. The process to achieving Supplier Gold status was challenging but well worth the effort.”