Phillip Slater

MRO & Spare Parts Inventory Management Specialist

Since 2001 Phillip has advised:

  • 435 companies

  • in 33 countries

  • with +1,200 storerooms

  • holding $5.7bn of inventory

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MRO & Spare Parts Inventory

Optimization & Prevention


If you want to optimize your MRO and spare parts inventory or prevent the accumulation of even more inventory then it is vital to understand that MRO and spare parts inventory is different to other inventory types and therefore traditional supply chain optimization solutions are not applicable. Find out why.


Phillip Slater helps asset intensive companies achieve  significant savings in spare parts inventories and deliver superior operational and inventory management results. (Click here for testimonials)

This is achieved through a combination of consulting, training, and access to the exclusive online resources as


There are two key factors that drive the results achieved by Phillip's clients:

  1. Access to exclusive resources and online training at This is the central plank for any spare parts inventory management initiative.

  2. Application of the Inventory Cash Release (ICR) Process. The ICR process radically increases your options for identifying and implementing viable and lasting solutions.

Whether or not you already use software optimization tools, engaging Phillip Slater will help you to achieve greater savings and sustainable results.


In fact Phillip Slater outperforms in-house resources by a factor of 3:1

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Phillip Slater's Most Recent Books


Smart Inventory Solutions


Smart Inventory Solutions

The Optimization Trap


The Optimization Trap

A New Strategy for

Continuous Improvement

A New Strategy for Continuous Improvement

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