Factory as service
Benefits of factory as service
Combi Works’ Factory as a Service (FaaS) is a groundbreaking manufacturing solution that enables businesses to scale their production using existing factories. Think of it as a comprehensive service provider that handles all aspects of manufacturing and procurement for you.
With FaaS, businesses can access a network of established factories without the hassle of setting up their own. Combi Works takes care of procurement, purchasing, auditing governance, and quality control, ensuring that the entire manufacturing process is efficient and meets the highest standards.
This model empowers businesses to adapt quickly to market demands by easily adjusting production levels. Combi Works’ comprehensive services allow companies to focus on their core competencies while benefiting from scalable manufacturing capabilities.
In summary, Combi Works’ Factory as a Service streamlines manufacturing by utilizing existing infrastructure and taking charge of critical aspects like procurement, purchasing, auditing governance, and quality control. This allows businesses to efficiently meet production needs and concentrate on their core operations.
Combi Works handles large scopes and wide ranges of products with varying methods. We allow the customer to consolidate the supply chain to a more easily manageable package. This way savings are not only in components but in management.
Customers rely on Combi Works to be able to manufacture a wide range of products with varying methods and scalable capacity. When orders on the customer side fluctuate, Combi Works can buffer this.
Customers choose Combi Works because it is more than a single factory. This increases safety because there is a tested back-up to all production ensuring stability and security. Each complex structure has a primary and secondary source ensuring that production can be moved within reasonable time.
Combi Works is managing its manufacturing network using the AirFaas platform and providing visibility and traceability to its customers. By a simple login, the customer is able to visualize projects, offers, orders, shipments and performance.
Combi Works is proactively able to bring solutions to varying customer needs in capacity, method or global location or when technology moves forward. We quote and if agreed, test new solutions before risks are materialized. The proactiveness brings new competitive production sources based on location or technology.
Combi Works process includes a price analysis focusing on the parameters affecting price. This ensures that Combi Works is not merely comparing end quotes but gains a deeper understanding of the reasons behind the price. This allows to not only negotiate better, but to anticipate and solve manufacturing situations faster and more accurately.
Combi Works conducts deep audits in its partners. All partners are categorized and graduate to supplier levels of Supplier, Category supplier and Network Partner.
Combi Works analyses the competitive advantages of factories to enable pricing and delivery advantages. This can be closeness to a raw material, economic zones, transport availability or any other.
Combi Works also defines strategically important components across customers and projects and categorizes them to solve difficult needs where they arise, so committing to solve them for the production partners. This ensures competitiveness to partners, both customers and factories.
Combi Works studies, learns and supports customers actively to work as a sounding board for RnD in choice of materials and production methods. We also support in improving the quality processes within manufacturing.