Automotive & Industrial
Our 360 division specialises in the supply of critical lineside product to manufacturing lines across a number of industries including automotive, aerospace, heavy plant, commercial vehicle, agriculture, marine, trains and wood manufacture.
Working with both, manufacturers directly and tier one suppliers, we offer a complete technical service, including: process engineering, product sourcing, lineside plant supply, data analysis, inventory management, quality assurance, technical training and new product introduction.
Our Process Optimisation Service is designed to bring process and product innovation, which enhances manufacturing operations, delivering better quality, improved cycle times and total cost reduction. We do this by analysing and optimising workflow, introducing innovative high-performance products, and passing on the benefits of best practices, we have previously established within OEM and production environments across the UK and the rest of the world.
Our team of industry experienced professionals work in close, proactive partnership with our customers and play a critical role in their business. They are dedicated to improving quality and process, reducing costs and enhancing our customers’ business.
With access to over 5,000 stocked products and many more from our manufacturing partners, we pride ourselves in our ability to supply the correct product for each process. In fact, a large majority of the products we supply to manufacturers are sourced especially for a particular process or are bespokely designed based on specific requirements.
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Our sourcing team has a reputation for finding the products that customers need, as well as identifying new suppliers and products that challenge existing processes.
They have a plethora of knowledge across many manufacturing processes and can investigate numerous avenues to source the products you require.
If needed, they will visit your site to assess requirements, then when properly identified, will source, quote and if necessary provide product alternatives.
By using IAL to source new products, you can be confident that all products introduced into a process will have gone through our rigorous internal quality control system, and that quality is consistent.
Our Sourcing Promise
- Extensive market and product knowledge
- Sites visits to asses requirements
- Quick response times
- Rigorous material testing
- Samples for evaluation and approval