Smart Industrial Vending

Industrial segment too deserves smart industrial vending machines that would save productivity, time and cost and even lives by promoting occupational and environmental health and safety in the workplace, with a little bit of fun and lively interactivity. Smart industrial vending machines dispenses industrial spare parts and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) effectively and efficiently with 24/7 availability to the users in need. It can reduce the part retrieval time and wastage of inventory while increasing the efficiency of inventory maintenance process and optimizing the stock level with full visibility into the consumption and trend.

In most cases, regardless of sector or industry, the most common areas of wastage in business is inventory wastage, especially on product-based businesses, inventory can be a massive waste. These might occur due to materials are not being used effectively or throwing out excess inventory that perishes or expires. As a pioneered in this industry, we have something that you are looking for in order to:

  • avoid critical stock-outs - Alert operator to restock in time
  • avoid overstock - As a result on analyzing the consumption trend
  • reduce total costs - As a result of controlling consumption and pay-per-use consignment
  • increase productivity - Can be access by workers 24/7, immediately available

Silkron's machine-agnostic software platform has already supported and run on various models of vending machines, hardware and equipments by many machines OEM globally. The industries and factories can have the freedom of choice to find the machines that fit their desired requirements for their operations, types of materials to dispense, budget, quality expectation and so on, to implement the following functionalities:

Dispense Control Configuration
Employee Control
General Industry Reporting
Employee Dispense History Log

Intuitive touch-based multimedia interactivity
Part Information can be shown to requester
Tracking of details of the part check-out
Employee badge for Verification and Traceability

1 - Scan Badge
2 - View Part
3 - Select a Part
4 - Confirm a Part
5 - Key Your Requirement
6 - Collect Part
Vending Machine

Silkron's Vendron enables various types of inventory management solutions:

  • Vending Machine
  • Cabinets
  • RFID Bin stock solutions

With this robust system of actively tracking and capturing the parts usage by the employees, all the supplies can be "self-served" by employees, thus the company shall be no longer afraid of the wrong item falls to the wrong person, with control and monitoring on consumption.

With the help of applied accountability factor and auditable tools via Vendron Cloud, the company is able to trace where were the items being used while still supplying with the right parts Just In Time (JIT). With Vendron smart vending technology, the company can also implement the consignment and pay-per-use concept on the items and parts, where the items are only being billed and paid for after they were dispensed from the industrial vending machines.

From now on, your company can practice :

" Giving the right items with the right quantity to the right people"

Industrial RFID Solution

Aside from using vending machine or cabinet to dispense/control stock, nowadays RFID technology also been widely used in inventory management. RFID application have been in used in different way, one of the general use of RFID technology play in role is inventory control, to detect physical entity like object, location and etc.

RFID technology provides a highly versatile way to control and track stock. Some companies or factories have been using RFID technology along with Vendron to overcome stock out problems, allow the inventory control team to refill the necessary parts or essential equipment just in time.

RFID Station
  • Set up an RFID station with Vendron, each bin attached an RFID tag.
  • When the parts are finished, the last user just required to move the bins to the destined level.
  • Inventory control team will received alert on which product/quantity required to stock up from Vendron.
RFID station

RFID Station filled with bins.

Move the bins

Move up empty bins.

Received alert

Operator receive notification from Vendron and perform restock.

Please get in touch with us to know more how our Vendron smart industrial vending solutions.