Inventory Management

Helpful Resources & Information for COVID-19

Keeping your workforce healthy in today’s environment is a top priority for employers. The news is changing by the minute and new guidelines are being updated each week as the spread of COVID-19 reaches more places and affects more people. It can be overwhelming to stay abreast of the updates as they occur. At French […]

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Product Recognition App

Quick Fuse Identification with the Mersen Product Recognition App

When you’re on a jobsite, being able to access the information you need quickly and easily can keep a project running smoothly. With all the technology we have readily on hand, it’s becoming increasingly simple to do, and French Gerleman is on the forefront of helping you leverage mobile apps to streamline your jobsite operations. […]

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First Aid Kit Inventory Management – Made Easy!

Replenishing your First Aid Kit Shouldn’t Create a Headache First aid kits are something every facility has, but we don’t necessarily think about them very often. At least, we try not to, because that means we haven’t needed to use them. But it’s important to keep your first aid kits up-to-date and filled. In an […]

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Benefits of Our Stock Optimization Program

One of the best ways to reduce business costs is to properly manage your inventory.  Keeping your bins adequately stocked – but not overstocked – ensures you have product you need to maintain your operations and reduces your expense of carrying too much inventory. French Gerleman’s Stock Optimization Program (SOP) will bring these savings, and […]

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The Evolution of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)

This year marks the 100th anniversary of the invention of one of the most recognizable and important pieces of personal protective equipment.  The invention of the hard hat is credited to Edward W. Bullard who developed it in 1919 based on “doughboy” helmets worn by troops during World War I. Worker safety equipment has come […]

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First Aid & Jan-San Products Now Included in Our Stock Optimization Program

While every facility is unique, there is specific inventory most businesses need to keep running. In addition to MRO supplies, French Gerleman’s Stock Optimization Program can help you maintain proper first aid and janitorial/sanitation product stock.  We’ll help you reduce stock-outs to improve productivity, but we won’t overwhelm you with too much stock and stress […]

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Why Schools Are Moving to Vendor Managed Inventory

Making an emergency run to a hardware store when your lights burn out may be fine for home owners, but if you’re running an educational facility, it’s not ideal. School districts and higher education campuses often require items that may not be in stock at general hardware stores, so staying ahead of the curve with […]

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Enhance Safety & Efficiency with Mersen’s Fuse Control™ Program

There are many processes, workflows, and inventory systems that facilities take into consideration when discussing efficiency. Did you know that when it comes to fuses, there is a program that will help you achieve these goals? Fuse Control™ by Mersen was designed to provide you with a powerful and effective way to take control of […]

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French Gerleman Supports VMI for Major St. Louis Chemical Manufacturer

Many large manufacturers face challenges when it comes to their inventory. There are many people and departments who need (and are seeking out) a variety of parts and pieces to do their jobs, and typically, multiple physical locations involved. Without a defined and managed system in place, many man hours can be spent looking for […]

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Gain Efficiencies & Trim Costs with Mobile Inventory Management

Organization is very important on job sites. Convenient access to materials allows your electricians to stay on task and make better use of their time. Good inventory management can help your business run smoothly, both at your main location and at job sites. Here at French Gerleman, we provide a variety options to manage mobile […]

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