INTER SER, company born in 1996, headquartered in Vercelli with a logistic base in Sassuolo and specialized in the international sale of original spare parts and machinery for the ceramic industry, closed 2016 with a new turnover record, outdoing 2015 impressive result.
During 2016 INTER SER registered an important growth, increasing the corporation stock, currently amounting to more than 15 millions euros.
2016 it has also been a year of investments to improve service, quality control and fast reply to customers: innovative warehouse managing programs have been introduced in the new logistic base in Sassuolo, to provide customers faster deliveries.
During 2016 INTER SER confirmed another astonishing result! Reading the list of the largest tiles manufacturer in the world, published by the magazine Ceramic World (issue #118/2016), INTER SER appears to be a supplier of 22 producers among the 25 biggest ones in the branch! For many of them INTER SER is also the main supplier of spare parts and an absolute key partner for business continuity management.
Finally yet importantly, in 2016 INTER SER bought a stake in Ubiquicom Srl, a deeply innovative company specialized in developing and commercializing RTLS systems (Real Time Locating Systems), for tracking and locating business assets in the manufacturing and logistic markets. Investing in a highly technological company will allow INTER SER to diversify the business area in the extra-ceramic branch.
Inter Ser, a company that sells machinery and spare parts for the ceramic industry, and Weflex, which specialises in technological solutions for optimising warehouse logistics processes, have signed a partnership agreement for the Central and South American market.
Inter Ser already counts the region's top ceramic tile manufacturers amongst its customers and will distribute the I.Tile system from Weflex for logistic management of finished product pallets.
This innovative integrated warehouse control system was designed and developed specifically for the ceramic industry and for solving the problems that typically arise in the sector.
Connected to the ERP system, I.Tile controls and optimises post-production operating processes, making intelligent, real-time use of all available resources. By controlling pallet positioning with RTLS track-and-trace technology, all operations are performed automatically, eliminating potential errors caused by manual operations. I.Tile has been adopted by numerous Italian and non-Italian ceramic companies and has demonstrated a rapid return on investments.
At Tecnargilla 2016, Weflex will be hosted at the Inter Ser stand where it will showcase its warehouse control and management system.
INTER SER, leader in the sale of spare parts and machines for the ceramic industry, is proud to announce the opening of a new office in the United States in Mansfield (Texas), near Dallas.
The opening of the new headquarters (INTER SER USA) is connected to the growing importance of the American market for the ceramic industry and will allow INTER SER to offer a service specifically developed for the needs of North American customers.
INTER SER USA joins the other two branches INTER SER DE MEXICO and INTER SER DO BRASIL inaugurated in 2005 and in 2013.
The new headquarters of Mansfield (Texas) is organized with sales offices and a large warehouse; an important structure to manage the stock of high rotation original spare parts, so to provide an efficient service and quick response to all customers' requirements.
INTER SER USA staff boasts a specific knowledge in ceramic spares management.
In particular, the head office Manager had previous experiences as a purchasing manager and warehouse supervisor in a large ceramic factory based in Texas.
Armed with these skills INTER SER USA aims to become an even more central partner for the largest tile producers in the USA.
INTER SER, company born in 1996, headquartered in Vercelli with a logistic base in Sassuolo and specialized in the international sale of original spare parts and machines for ceramic industry, closed the year 2015 with a new turnover record, registering an impressive double-digit growth.
During 2015, INTER SER registered a 10% growth compared to 2014, increasing the corporation stock, now amounting to 15 million euro.
2015 it has also been an important year of investments in order to improve service and fast reply to customers: the new logistic base in Sassuolo, twice as big as the previous warehouse in Fiorano Modenese, new employment in both logistic and sales areas, plus the introduction of a new innovative warehouse managing program, for a further improvement in delivery service and speed.
During 2015, INTER SER achieved another astonishing result!
Following a series of excellent results in recent years and a record turnover of 13.8 million euros in 2014, INTER SER closed the first half of 2015 with further 10% turnover growth. This continued growth has enabled it to make new investments aimed at improving service and guaranteeing solidity and further development.
For this purpose, INTER SER's logistics site was recently moved to a new warehouse in Sassuolo with a floor space of more than 1,800 square meters, a useful area double that of the previous site. The new facility has doubled the Company's storage capacity and has enabled it to improve its organizational efficiency in terms of deliveries and speed of response to customers.
Two new members of staff have been hired at the Vercelli sales office to introduce new skills and to boost the team of specialists who have been working for years in various markets.
Reading the list of the largest tiles manufacturers in the world , published by the magazine Ceramic World (issue #108/2014), INTER SER appears to be a supplier of 22 producers among the largest ones in the branch! For many of them INTER SER is also the main supplier of spare parts and an absolute key partner for business continuity management.
Reliability, quality and accuracy are the focus features of the Company that have conquered the largest manufacturers of ceramics world.
Reliability for INTER SER means quick replies, punctuality and respect of any commitment, and assurance of the competitiveness of the offers.
The quality comes from the ability to choose the best excellences among the main ones of Sassuolo area, so to provide original spare parts only, granting high performance and innovation.
Finally, the accuracy of the Company, starting from the Managing Direction. "We make promises we can respect, and we never left a customer alone in case of difficulty" declare Gian Luca and Paolo Zanoni the two CEOs of INTER SER.
Inter Ser of Vercelli, a company specialized in the international sale of original spare parts and machines for ceramic industry, with a logistics base in Fiorano Modenese, closed the year 2014 with outstanding results.
The turnover reached 13.8 million of Euro, exceeding with a few percent the record achieved in 2013
The tendency of the profits is positive too and, the biggest part, as usual, will be largely reinvested in company to ensure its solidity and to support a future growth as well.
The consolidation of the sales in the countries where the company was already present, as well as the strategy to invest steadily into new markets, have contributed to achieve above mentioned results.
Speaking about the range of available products, the company's growth has been supported by extension of the offer, thanks to a constant work of research and analysis about the best innovating products proposed in the ceramic field.
In 2014, for example, the turnover got a great incentive thanks to the sale of the spare parts for digital machines.
For the year 2015 the company trusts in a fruitful new activity thanks to the excellent results reached by the presence of Inter Ser at Tecnargilla exposition.