Monkfield awards contract to the Specialist Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants at Gideon Hillman Consulting

Monkfield Nutrition has been a market leader in the breeding of live reptile food for over 25 years. During this time, they have set up an extensive reptile captive breeding programme, the largest European rodent farm, and introduced a full range of reptile equipment including innovative own brand products. Monkfield supplies around 1000 retailers throughout…

Hallis Hudson enlists the support of Specialist Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants at Gideon Hillman Consulting…

Hallis Hudson Group is a family owned business based in Preston, dedicated to delivering the best selection of window furnishing products to the trade. The experience of 2 family generations delivers specialist knowledge which drives a passion for delivering the best selection of products and the friendly customer service. Their investment in personnel, technology and…

Logistics Network Planning and Design is Crucial

Logistics Network planning and design involves building transport, inventory and location strategies around your customer service goals, ensuring the total package achieves the best service at the lowest cost. Companies often devote considerable time & expense in ‘optimising’ only one element of the network, failing to notice the negative cost effects this may have elsewhere.…

What About the Humans?

Technology is developing at such a rate that a mere ‘good thought’ becomes a ‘great invention’ very quickly and then becomes a ‘fantastic idea’, which is instantly communicated to a global audience as something that must and will happen. There was a time not too long ago when prototypes and testing inventions would be more…

Gideon Hillman Consulting Supports Premier Foods with consolidation of Sweet Treats and Grocery Businesses

Having previously completed consultancy projects for Premier Foods, Leading UK Specialist Logistics and Supply Chain Consultancy – Gideon Hillman Consulting, were contacted, and were requested by the Premier Foods to develop a strategy to optimise and where possible consolidate logistics operations of their sweet treats and grocery businesses. The Logistics team at Gideon Hillman Consulting,…

Managing and Monitoring Supply Chain Transparency

Manufacture of clothing usually relies on different processes completed in different factories. The supply chain proves to be complex for all items of clothing, with a variety of different processes, from cotton picking, and weaving, to dying and printing. It may be the case that a clothing retailer is aware of their first-tier suppliers; however…

NISA engages Specialist Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants at Gideon Hillman Consulting for Distribution Network Support

Nisa is the brainchild of two grocery entrepreneurs – Dudley Ramsden and Peter Garvin who, in 1977, launched the company as the Northern Independents Supermarket Association to protect the interests of independents against the insurgence of the national supermarket chains. Nisa is a unique member owned organisation serving independent food retailers. It represents over 1,300…

9 Ways to Reduce Food Waste in the Supply Chain

Click here to view the full infographic featured in this article There’s a huge problem with hunger in this world. Take a look at UN Food and Agriculture Organization estimates on chronic undernourishment. They estimated 795 million of the 7.3 billion people in the world were suffering from chronic undernourishment in 2014-2016. There are 11…