Want to increase your fill rate?

Want to increase your fill rate?

If you’re a parts manager on an auto-replenishment program such as GM’s RIM program or Chrysler’s ARO, one great question to ask yourself is “Do I totally rely on the replenishment program to restock my inventory shelves?” Aside from special order parts for specific...
What’s an acceptable fill rate?

What’s an acceptable fill rate?

The problem with “fill rate” is that it can be manipulated based on the way you receipt parts into your inventory system. Your particular mix of wholesale, retail, and warranty can make a number like that better or worse and just the opposite for other...