Inventory Support of Over 10,000 Parts

Inventory management is a critical consideration for any manufacturing related industry. Certainly, the wood processing industry is no different. Coe Newnes/McGehee has always been conscious of our customers’ needs and the dynamics of maintenance and production issues that create demand for replacement parts and components. Ongoing customer input, feedback, and historical data allow us to […]

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5 Things Exterminators Check During Termite Inspections

What is Infestation? Infestation means a state in which parasites or pests overrun space. It also includes actual organisms living on a host. Pests can infest anywhere, provided they get the conditions suitable to survive. Proper temperature, food, and water are what they look for as it is enough to sustain them. They come in […]

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Difference Between FAA, EASA, ICAO, CAA & JAA

The terms CAA, FAA, EASA, JAA and ICAO may all sound like jargon to an ordinary traveler, but in reality, they are all regulatory bodies. The fact is that Aviation has indeed come a long way since the inception of the industry and these bodies are mandated to ensure that air flight remains safe and […]

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Laser Profile Sensors – An introduction to True Differential Thickness Measurement™ (TDTM™)

The solid wood industry is somewhat unique, due to the biological nature of the material being processed. Manufacturing processes impact many thousands of pieces every day, each piece with unique characteristics that challenge optimization scanning systems. An ongoing challenge that is not resolved by the optimization system may result in considerable lost value to the […]

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D*TEC Optimization Support in Full Swing

Coe’s objective is to help our customers maximize the value of each finished lumber package leaving the Planer mill. The process of maximizing value begins when the log is broken down in the Sawmill and continues through the Kilns and/or through the Planing and Grading process. The process of Final Grading in the Planermill includes […]

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Conducting Effective Performance Reviews

Writing and delivering effective performance reviews is one of, if not the most important thing that a manager will ever do. Many supervisors whom I’ve coached on this task view performance reviews as an interruption, even a hassle. Before learning the techniques to prepare for and deliver a review, there is a guiding principle that […]

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Performance Ratios Look at Operational Issues

The business performance ratios examine a company’s performance in: Utilizing the business assets optimally by balancing productivity and maintenance, Training and motivating employees to make them equipped and willing to play their roles competently and Managing inventories, receivables and production operations to speed up the throughput of funds Good performance in these areas determines how […]

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Accounting Tips to Help Your Startup Thrive

As a small business, you are often faced with many roadblocks. You don’t only face challenges with the administration, marketing, operations, human resources; but also, in accounting. It is unfortunate that many startups struggle with managing their accounts when it is, in fact, a fundamental factor that can make or break your business. So, if […]

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Coe Improving Its Customer Service

Many positive steps are occurring that are aimed to improve customer Support Services. We at Coe Manufacturing are 100% committed to Customer Satisfaction. We’ve implemented several new programs that are dedicated to improving communication between our Sales and Service Representatives and you, the customers we value. The first program implemented was our 24/7 Customer Support […]

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