Supply Chain Management

Solutions and Resources

Advanced Supply Chain International is one of ASCI's subsidiaries. ASCI has over 20 years of broad experience in all facets of supply chain and material management scope. Our dedicated industry experts and information technology solutions help our clients to coordinate all of the moving parts of supply chain so they can focus on the core of their business.

Hover your cursor over each supply chain link in the below diagram to learn more about our services.
  • Evaluating and managing vendor performance

  • Developing and evaluating RFI's and RFP's

  • Building and maintaining contractual agreements

  • Analyzing inventory trends for slow-moving and obsolete materials

  • Dispositioning of surplus material and equipment via sale or scrapping

Inventory Management & Optimization

  • Helping customers to build a lean, efficient inventory management strategy

  • Developing inventory accuracy controls, including cycle count programs

Order Tracking & Expediting

  • Expediting purchase orders to ensure timely and accurate delivery

  • Over/Short/Damaged/Discrepant (OSDD) resolution

  • Providing order visibility and data entry tool via SmartTracker™

  • Arranging transportation based on the cost and delivery schedule

  • Shipment consolidation and/or cross-docking for high volume customers

  • Coordinating material requirements with the client

  • Quoting and processing purchase orders

Vendor Relationship Management & Contracting

  • Developing and evaluating strategic RFPs for materials and services

  • Building and maintaining contractual agreements

  • Managing performance of suppliers and service providers

Warehouse Management & Staging

  • Shipment consolidation and cross-docking

  • Operating warehouses, yards, and benchstock locations

  • Coordinating staging and release of project related material via SmartStager

Material Surplus & Disposition

  • Evaluating slow-moving or obsolete material and equipment for surplus

  • Coordinating sale, scrap, and disposal activities

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Material Coordination & Procurement

  • Processing client's material needs for projects and operations via purchase requisitions and purchase orders

  • Initiating and evaluating quotes and RFPs

  • Providing order status updates to the client

Transportation Coordination

  • Arranging shipments with transportation providers based on material criticality, need date, and overall cost.

  • Evaluating and managing transportation service provider performance