Total Cost of Ownership For Manufacturers

Total Cost of Ownership (TCO) is a management accounting concept that is used to calculate the costs that occur in your business. But what does (TCO) really mean for manufacturers? What is Total Cost of Ownership? For purchasing professionals in a manufacturing company, reducing production costs is your most important priority. If you reduce production costs, you can achieve greater profits for your company. But to determine the costs of producing a product, let’s say a car; it takes time and effort...

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Product Spotlight: Spray Nozzle Sub-Assembly

In today’s current competitive market, manufacturers continue to seek new ways to become more efficient and cost effective with their production processes. Unfortunately, many decision-makers are wearing too many hats and cannot allocate the time or resources to find a solution. However, SRI has helped many of our clients alleviate some of these problems by providing sub-assembly as a value-added service. One such sub-assembly includes the Spring Loaded Spray Nozzle shown below.   Product Information This Spray Nozzle is used...

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Sub Assembly - Spray Nozzle

What is PPAP & Why is it Important?

If you have worked in a manufacturing environment you may have heard of the acronym PPAP, a process primarily used in the automotive industry. As the manufacturing industry becomes increasingly competitive and risk averse, more companies have begun to use the PPAP methodology in order to consistently provide high-quality products year after year, to maintain an advantage over the competition. So, what is PPAP and how can your company, regardless of the industry, enjoy its benefit in order to maintain...

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Product Spotlight: Pressure Washer Soap Tank

SRI has supplied high-quality plastic injection and blow molded parts for over 12 years. We supply a variety of plastic components to the transportation, industrial and commercial industries. One such plastic injection molded assembly is the Pressure Washer Soap Tank pictured below. Our customer requested a Soap Tank with multiple variations of mounting options to accommodate several equipment models. With the expertise of our in-house Quality Engineering Department, and in conjunction with our molding factory, we were able to develop...

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Pressure Washer Soap Tank

Specialty Resources Newsletter Announcement

Specialty Resources, Inc. is proud to announce the launch of our company newsletter. In conjunction with our regularly updated blog, SRI’s newsletter is designed to keep you informed on company & industry news, new product offerings, and other related information valuable to our readers. Newsletters will include a few short summaries of our blogs with topics that include: SRI news & events Community outreach Product announcements & new offerings Industry news & current events Original Content (case studies, whitepapers, articles)...

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