Summary

Through Anixter’s technical expertise, manufacturer partnerships and supply chain capabilities, the technology consulting firm reduced its supplier base, lowered its cost of managing inventory levels and saved on distribution costs. With just-in-time deliveries to the job site, overall operating costs were lowered and the project was able to meet monthly benchmarks for performance.

Customer

Major public school system

Challenge

Upgrade of video surveillance system

Solution

Technical expertise, government contract negotiation and Supply Chain Solutions - Sourcing and Material Management

Results
  • Reduced supplier base

  • Lowered inventory management costs

  • Reduced distribution costs

  • Met monthly benchmarks for performance