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SUPPLY CHAIN STRATEGY AND OPTIMIZATION

Our supply chain strategy services are conducted at a distribution network level.  The projects typically involve review of the distribution costs associated with multiple warehouses in multiple regional locations. More specifically, our Supply Chain Strategy and Optimization services include:

 

Distribution Network Optimization

• Detailed mapping of demand by customer/location

• Geocentre demand analysis by region

• Current state baseline model with consideration of facility costs, inventory costs, labour

   costs, transportation costs and customer service levels

• Distribution network options with comparison to baseline network model

• Recommendations for optimal distribution network configuration

 

Inventory Analysis

• SKU level analysis of current and proposed stock levels and weeks of supply

• Evaluation of requirements for VMI, Returns and Reverse Logistics

• SKU Rationalization

• MRO Inventory analysis of stock, non-stock , free-issue items, insurance spares, capital

   project inventory and supplies and consumables

 

RFP Management for Outsourcing to LSP

• RFP preparation and administration

• Solution development for facilities and/or network options.

• RFP review, scoring and recommendations

• Contract development support and contract negotiation support

 

Typical Projects

• Consolidation of multiple supply chains due to the merger of similar companies

• Change in distribution strategy from DSD to Wholesale/Warehouse Distribution

• Outsourcing of warehousing and/or transportation services to a Logistics Service

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Typical projects requiring a review of the supply chain strategy / optimization include:

 

 

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