Cirex is an important supplier for the car and truck industry. EDI is commonplace in this industry, without EDI you cannot do business in this industry. In this case, our client Cirex provides insight into the use of EDI within their own organization and the cooperation with OMS.
For the industry CIREX produces components and parts from steel. From (product)development up to production CIREX cocreates and coworks as a partner for her customers. For almost all brands in the international car- and truckindustry CIREX produces differtent parts for engines, gearboxes and chassis.
Cirex is one of the larger “lost wax” foundries in the world. Jeroen Schabbink (logistics manager) explains: “that is why we are capable to produce parts with an extremely high size tollerance and complex design. With this method we also offer the possibility to process castings with specific demands en wishes. In this way we can provide customization.”
EDI and automotive
In automotive EDI is already common for years. Schabbink: “if you want to supply to the important players in this segment, than EDI is a must”. CIREX started quite some years ago with EDI, together with OMS. Initialy to be able to process orders, order confirmations and delivery notes flawlessly and directly from the ERP system. Recently digital invoicing was added as well.