21 Mar 2018


Getting ahead together with our customers means developing solutions that are better, faster, more efficient and more cost-effective and hence help our customers outperform their competition. At Bossard, we call this holistic view "Proven Productivity".

Bossard have a long 187-year history and we are proud of our proven industry successes and in particular, the last 16 years where our Smart Factory Logistics (SFL) systems have been implemented by global manufacturing leaders and innovators.

Have you ever experienced a C-part – Fixing, Fastener, small part componentry stock out, have you experienced a line side shortage, how do you ensure you’re not over stocked and your bill of material requirements are not forgotten when planning your production material needs, is your business Industry 4.0 ready? If you have answered yes to any of these questions then consider talking to our team at Bossard Australia about our weighted bin system that tracks your stock on hand, reports your usages and automates your ordering process thus reducing costs and increasing your productivity.

Industry 4.0 is a name for the current trend of automation and data exchange in manufacturing technologies. It includes cyber-physical systems, the Internet of things, cloud computing and cognitive computing. ... Industry 4.0 creates what has been called a "smart factory".

Bossard’s Smart Factory Logistics System is a fuel gauge for your small part consumption, with connectivity to your stock on hand via a log in and user name to a web based live system dashboard you will have total visibility & transparency from a Tablet, Smart Phone, PC, Lap Top or multiple devices, your stock on hand visible 24 / 7 24 hours a day, a Cyber Physical System.

Bossard’s Smart Factory Logistics system has been around for 16 years so it’s not new, but it is in line with the current trends, our systems are used by major manufacturers globally and is included in a number of University Factory of the Future facilities in Europe and Asia as the method of line side supply and is recognised as a hi-tech advanced system, yet our system has been around for a decade and a half.

Bossard Smart Factory Logistics not only provides smooth and reliable B- and C-part management, but enables the transformation of your production. The time tested and proven methodology builds on the Internet of Things, thus uncovering hidden potential for productivity improvements and facilitating your supply chain optimization. Position your company ahead of others with Smart Factory Logistics.

Agile, lean and reliable

Bossard can customize a solution for you using proven systems like the fully automated SmartBin or the informative SmartLabel with real time information. Demand and stock levels are managed through ARIMS, the operation dashboard of Smart Factory Logistics. Focus on your core competence, knowing that Bossard’s Smart Factory Logistics is the key to smooth and seamless supply chain performance.

Visit and see first-hand our Products, Engineering and Smart Factory Logistics systems or just call (03)9360 9698.