July closed with three out of our four Performance Metrics trending in a positive direction. Our Parts Accuracy increased by an additional 0.02% when compared to how we performed in June, surpassing our set goal of 99.95%. Additionally, our Order Entry Accuracy improved by 0.09% which pushed this metic above our set goal of 99.93%.
Many customers will request a “cert” (certification) when ordering fasteners. The term “cert” can have different meanings from one customer to another. In the fastener industry, the most comprehensive cert that can be requested is called a PPAP (pronounced P-PAP).