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Questions of clients

Supply Chain Strategy, Network Design and Implementation

  • ´Given the economic volatility, how to realize step change cost reduction within the sup-ply chain whilst accommodating the business in growing markets?´
  • ‘In view of our recent takeovers, what is the best supply chain strategy for servicing our customers?’
  • ´What is the right sourcing strategy for our products and markets? Off shoring to China or Vietnam or near sourcing in Latin America or Eastern Europe?´
  • ´What is the optimal distribution network (number, size, role of manufacturing and dis-tribution facilities)?´
  • ‘We want to reduce the inventory in the network without adversely affecting our service levels. What is the right approach to achieve this?’
  • ‘We’re a shipper looking for a logistics partner to outsource our European and Asian storage and distribution. Which of the hundreds of logistics service providers has the right fit with our logistics profile?’
  • ‘We have to reduce transport costs by 15% on short notice. How can we achieve this while still maintaining reliability, frequency of delivery and flexibility?’
  • ‘How can we optimise the management of our large portfolio of transport partners? Is a control tower the right solution?’


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