DISTRIBUTION NETWORK OPTIMIZATION
Optimization For Supply Chain NetworksOur bottom-up approach ensures that all of our recommendations are practical and can be successfully implemented tracing all aspects of the network to detailed data.
Our Goal Is to Answer Complex Questions Such As:
How can I best serve my existing and future markets?
How many distribution centers should I have?
Where should they be located?
How big should they be?
Fully automated, Hybrid and/or Conventional?
What items should be stocked at each DC?
What is the impact of changing inventory levels?
How should each DC operate inside the 4 walls?
How can I best reuse existing capacity?
What is the roadmap in years for me to allocate capital and plan expansions?
3PL Evaluation & SelectionDevelop a 3PL outsourcing request for proposal that is specific to your business needs.
Perform detailed routing to optimize your fleet or carrier
Evaluate transportation budgets and operations to identify cost savings and service improvement opportunities.
Transportation study rationalization
Freight bill and audit
All mode channel management to include parcel, LTL, etc.
Freight track and trace process
Insourcing vs. Outsourcing
Evaluating the economics of outsourcing versus self-distribution of warehouse operations considering a third-party service provider or other distributors
Evaluate current distribution operations and determine an improved benchmark to compare to a 3PL provider
Perform financial & operational distribution modelling