When Boeing needed a partner who could deliver quality, they taxied over to KLS.
Boeing has shaped the dynamics of global travel for more than 100 years, by making what seemed impossible possible. Because of the success of its iconic, South Carolina-built 787 Dreamliner aircraft, it became apparent to the company that the existing layout and flow of materials imposed constraints on its ability to meet rising order demand. Space that had been used as staging areas for parts and materials needed to be repurposed to directly support actual production.
Michelin has a global footprint, and found a partner in South Carolina.
Michelin was not satisfied with the performance of a 3PL managed distribution center due to poor productivity and lack of continuous improvement.