Manufacturing companies face more competition these days than ever before. This means there is no room for inefficiency anywhere within your business. You may produce the best products, but if you’re not able to do so efficiently, you might be in trouble.
Typical Problems That Challenge Manufacturing Companies
At Kelley Connect, manufacturing is one of the areas we specialize in servicing. Our experience has taught us a lot about this industry, like what types of challenges occur most often.
Getting your products built is one thing you are experts at, sending the products to your clients poses a different set of challenges. Timely delivery to meet client needs, using the most efficient carrier possible, while also being attentive to the costs of distribution for you and your clients can be a challenge.
Updating to Digital
Even though the industry is going paperless, many manufacturers still depend on some degree of physical documents for many of their vital processes. While it may seem obvious to make the switch to digital, this transition often appears to be too large a challenge for manufacturing companies that may already face plenty of those at any given time.
Unique Printing Requirements
When paper documents are absolutely necessary, these businesses require lots of options that go beyond the common 8.5” x 11” size and shape.
Manufacturers are under constant threat from cybercriminals who are after their strategic plans, schematics, blueprints, supplier agreements, and other important documents.
Globalization has made it more important than ever for manufacturing companies to get a handle on these challenges. If they don’t, any number of more efficient organizations from all over the world may overtake them.
The Solutions Kelley Connect Offers
Fortunately, for our clients, we offer no shortage of services that help them perform at their best.
The following six have proven especially helpful to manufacturing companies.
Do you have designs, blueprints, oversized documents, drawings or other items that require wide-format printing? Choose from our inventory of HP DesignJet and HP Pagewide printers that make it easy to create these materials again and again.
Managed Print Services
Entrust Kelley Connect to monitor your printing supplies and you’ll never have to worry about running out of them again.
We’ll make sure you have what you need before you truly need it.
Let us take your important paper documents and turn them into digital versions, providing your company with better security and making it easier to share this information with anyone, no matter where they are in the world. Our document management services are bolstered by partnerships with industry-leading vendors like:
- Treeno Enterprise Document Management
- ABBYY Software
Managed Network Services
The kinds of communication manufacturing companies depend on require powerful networks. We’ll customize one to meet your organization’s versions of these requirements or simply improve the one you already have.
Kelley Connect has relationships with some of the most popular hardware vendors in the world.
HP, Fortinet, Dell, Datto, Citrix, Cisco, and others.
If your manufacturing company could benefit from digital signage, Kelley Connect offers numerous options. Among other things, this hardware can be used to display:
3D Models, Documents, Images, and Videos.
Printing Services for the Manufacturing Industry
The manufacturing industry often requires unique documents, signage or plans that a standard office printer or copier cannot handle. Let the print services team at Kelley Connect create the unique signage your factory or shop needs. Get more details on our available reprographics and print solutions.
IT Support, Copiers, and Printers for Manufacturing Companies
Let’s Improve How Your Manufacturing Company Performs
We’d love to hear about your organization’s unique needs and discuss how Kelley Connect can play a role in overcoming them. Contact us today to learn more!