With over 30 years of involvement in sourcing product for marine industries, we know our way around the global supply market and have established strong partnerships with our approved supplier base. Through focused supplier management, our 6-strong purchasing team know where to go and who to go to in sourcing product fit for purpose and value for money at whatever quality level is required. This can be on a one-off basis or establishing and negotiating for a new regular stock line. Additionally, we maintain a running check on products and prices on established supply lines to ensure pricing remains competitive and on track with market and currency movements.

Stock Management and Demand Forecasting

Stock monitoring and management against demand is handled by our stock control and warehouse management system – Orderwise. This powerful tool effectively reaches to deliver ERM functionality for the company and in the area of stock management, provides us with clear visibility on historic demand, identifying and flagging up trends which together with live updates on projected demand, allows us on regular stock product to maintain stock levels by month to minimise stock-outs and optimise ‘required-by’ dates and delivery. We are highly experienced in the management of high volume product procurement, stock control, order processing, picking, packing and dispatch/ delivery logistics. In total, we manage in excess of 40,000 SKUs servicing over 10,000 customers and we can provide a tailored product range covering both farm site and processing facility consumable product demand, accessible via a secure dedicated trade web shop with next day or scheduled delivery to all operations on Scottish West Coasts and Islands.