UK-based Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants servicing the UK and Europe
The Supply Chain Consulting Group
Experienced Specialists in all aspects of Supply Chain and Logistics Operations
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The Supply Chain Consulting Group is the result of a merger of two of the UK’s leading Logistics and Supply Chain Consultancies operating since 2004 throughout the UK, Europe, Asia, Africa and the USA.
The Supply Chain Consulting Group consolidates the knowledge, expertise and reach of an established and experienced group of professional Logistics Consultants and Supply Chain Specialists across a range of industry sectors.
Our offices are based in Warwick (just 17 miles from Birmingham International Airport) servicing the Midlands and the North; and the Slough offices (approximately 8 miles from Heathrow Airport) servicing London and the South.
Based in the UK the consultant team work across Europe and other continents to optimise domestic and International Supply Chains and the Logistics Operations to facilitate them.
Supply Chain Optimisation
The Supply Chain Consulting Group (SCCG) supports its clients with optimising their overall supply chain network design, inbound/outbound logistics and supply chain execution, operational planning, risk management and supply chain sustainability. The Consultants have considerable operational and management experience and are highly expert in reviewing current process and operations and developing solutions for all areas of Procurement, Stores and Inventory Management including, Regional, National and Global Logistics Network Development and Implementation; Transport modelling and Network costing; Tactical Stock Locations; Handling and Picking processes; Demand Forecasting; Integrated Inventory Control; Vendor Management; Vendor Support Operations; inbound and outbound Logistics Management; Performance and Cost Measurement. We provide tailored solutions, based on client’s specific requirements.
Logistics Network Strategy
Logistics Network planning and design involves building transport, inventory and location strategies around customer service goals, ensuring the total package achieves the best service at the lowest cost. We regularly work with our clients in establishing Logistics network capacity; Vehicle fleet profiling and resource requirements; Optimised Logistics and Distribution Network Design and cost modelling using proprietary and industry standard tools for distribution network optimisation. The crucial element in Logistics Network Strategy Design is building all the constraints and variables into a single dynamic business model. SCCG are highly experienced at developing these models and have the skills to not only build the data model quickly, but to then produce an optimised solution using various modelling techniques, with experience, expertise and some common sense. All our analysis and solutions are presented with clear and concise rationale and where appropriate costed and tested.
Our Award-Winning Warehouse and Distribution Centre Design and Operations Consultants have significant expertise and operational experience with a full understanding of what is essential for effective and efficient standard bulk and/or e-commerce fulfilment operation. From improving a current warehouse operation to a brand-new pick pack and dispatch Distribution Centre build and fit out; we provide detailed analysis of raw materials and finished product throughput, as well as a physical operational review to determine facility size, IT System requirements, MHE, storage equipment and automation / mechanisation options. The design (using our in-house CAD facilities) and subsequent fit out ensure the most efficient processes, layouts and workflows to optimise your fulfilment operations.
The Supply Chain Consulting Group team will ensure to help you expertly balance your inventory to ensure enough stock, of the right quality, in the right place, at the right time. The tools and methods used enable you to manage the balance between capital employed, service levels and inventory requirements. We aim to provide our clients with the tools and strategy to maximise warehouse efficiency by appropriately controlling inventory flow. We have considerable knowledge and experience in defining policies, formulae and calculations that can ensure inventory levels are fully optimised, justified and balanced with all the functional needs. Our Inventory Management consultants, highly skilled in inventory management can design an inventory policy specifically for the profile of your business.