By strategically locating our facility in the Pacific Northwest, Norvanco International offers the best of both the regional and national fulfillment providers. Through the Ports of Seattle and Tacoma we offer shortened port-to-port transit times from the Pacific Rim to the U.S. market, full Customhouse Brokerage services and quicker dock-to-warehouse floor turnaround time. Foreign Trade Zone status allows you to potentially defer and / or reduce duties and tariffs.
With hundreds of thousands of square feet at our disposal, Norvanco is equipped to handle your total distribution needs. From receipt of goods through put-away and storage, inventory maintenance, value-added processing, pick-pack-and-ship… our goal is the most efficient handling of your products possible. Our location is a high security warehousing facility managed by Sonitrol at every point, including central monitoring for security and fire. Yards are fenced, all building entry points have day alarms and Pass-Card access control is employed throughout.
INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY & WAREHOUSING MANAGEMENT SYSTEM
Our proprietary WMS offers customer specific inventory control options (FIFO, FILO, Lot Code), standard and custom reporting (e-mail, Internet, specific documentation) and, through eVista, our proprietary customer information interface, full real-time customer access is provided via the Internet to complete inventory, order history and order status information. Inventory and stock status reports can be provided within minutes of request. Norvanco provides standard annual physical inventory counts and customers can request additional physical counts during the year on specific items or total inventory through cycle counts.
Utilizing physical and electronic checks and balances throughout the process, Norvanco maintains an inventory accuracy rate of 99.999% and inventory traceability of 100%.
Material handling equipment: forklifts, clamp trucks, man-ups, reach trucks, yard hosslers, adjustable / variable speed / slip-sheet conveyors, Extend-a-Veyor Systems, automated palletizer / stretch-wrap systems, dock door levelers, in-line case sealers, tape machines and scales will be employed as needed to best meet your needs.
ORDER FULFILLMENT / SHIPPING
From single unit / single SKU to multiple units / multiple SKU order fulfillment and distribution, for direct to DC, direct to store or direct to end consumer, Norvanco International provides custom tailored distribution plans designed to meet your specific needs.
- Pick and Pack Fulfillment Services
- Order Consolidation
- Trans-load / Cross-Dock Services
- Vendor Compliance Programs for Mass Merchandisers
- Ticketing for Retail
- Customer Will-Call
- Product Labeling
- Date-Sensitive Delivery
- Product Reconfiguration (RF, Blister, Heat Shrink, Skin Pack)
- Kitting / Assembly
- Club Store packaging
- POP Assembly (pallet, end-cap and counter)
- Quality Assurance Testing
- Returns Management