Client Stats

Client  Statistics

Clients have commented on our ability to combine deep technical and analytical expertise with substantial operational experience. This combination of intellectual rigour and practicality brings about robust, evidence-based recommendations that are actionable in the real world. We are professional logistics consultants.

Below we have included a table indicating the breadth of projects for which our directors have been responsible:

20+

Logistics & Supply Chain Strategy Projects

15+

Warehouse Design & Improvement Projects

10+

Transport Design & Improvement Projects

Logistics & Supply Chain Strategy Projects

Example Projects:

  • Network strategy review – number, location and function of facilities – multiple projects
  • Location study for new DC Cost to serve modelling and analysis

Example Benefits:

  • Year-on-year reduction in logistics cost per case for 5+ years
  • £50m+ capital cost avoidance over 5 years
  • 5-10% reduction in overall logistics budget
  • Re-assignment of obsolete facilities, mitigating onerous lease / loss-on-disposal liabilities

Example Sectors:

Supermarkets, Discount retailers, Fashion retailers, Fashion suppliers, FMCG, Dairy, Medical supplies, Oil & Gas, 3PL, Packaging suppliers, Brewing, Beverages, Media, Automotive, Chemicals / Industrial

Warehouse Design & Improvement

Example Projects:
  • Design and implementation of DC including automated storage and picking
  • Design and implementation of new NDC for High Street retailer Storage options modelling (FMCG)
  • Procurement of automation equipment and implementation support.
Example Benefits:
  • Optimisation of automation design, minimising bottlenecks.
  • c.30% cubic utilisation increase
  • 20% improvement in pick rate
  • 15-20% improvement in DC throughput / ft2
  • Negotiated c.30% reduction in equipment prices vs. original quote
Example Sectors:Supermarkets, Discount retailers, Fashion retailers, Fashion suppliers, FMCG, Dairy, Medical supplies, Oil & Gas, 3PL, Packaging suppliers, Brewing, Beverages, Media, Automotive, Chemicals / Industrial

Transport Design & Improvement

Example Projects:
  • Implementation of fuel management system
  • Routing and scheduling review
  • Design and implementation of KPI system
  • Review of backhaul opportunities
  • Delivery frequency / timing / vehicle type modelling
Example Benefits:
  • 6% reduction in fuel costs
  • Reduction in vehicle down time and hire costs
  • Significant reduction in agency and sub-contractor costs
  • Increased deliveries per vehicle day, improving productivity and reducing cost to serve
Example Sectors:Supermarkets, Discount retailers, Fashion retailers, Fashion suppliers, FMCG, Dairy, Medical supplies, Oil & Gas, 3PL, Packaging suppliers, Brewing, Beverages, Media, Automotive, Chemicals / Industrial
10+

3PL Tendering & Contract Review Projects

5+

Inventory Optimisation Projects

3PL Tendering & Contract Review Projects

Example Projects:

  • Outsourcing of warehouse and transport
  • Tendering of major road transport contract
  • Independent review of 3PL tender process
  • Benchmarking and renegotiation of 3PL contract
  • Modelling support to 3PL in tender process
  • International freight tender (all modes)

Example Benefits:

  • 10-15% reduction in overall logistics budget
  • Contract awarded to 3PL and successfully implemented
  • 8% reduction in 3PL costs (mid contract) c. £1m p.a. savings in transport costs
  • 5-10% reduction in international freight costs

Example Sectors:

Supermarkets, Discount retailers, Fashion retailers, Fashion suppliers, FMCG, Dairy, Medical supplies, Oil & Gas, 3PL, Packaging suppliers, Brewing, Beverages, Media, Automotive, Chemicals / Industrial

Inventory Optimisation Projects

Example Projects:
  • Range profitability review
  • Minimisation of inventory cube to avoid additional warehousing
  • Review of inventory levels, processes and parameters
  • Product routing analysis – stocked vs. Stockless, number of stocking points etc based on end to end supply chain costing
Example Benefits:
  • c. 20% reduction in inventory cubec
  • 10% reduction in inventory value within service level target
  • Identification of unprofitable SKUs and associated inventory £30m+ reduction in inventory value
Example Sectors:Supermarkets, Discount retailers, Fashion retailers, Fashion suppliers, FMCG, Dairy, Medical supplies, Oil & Gas, 3PL, Packaging suppliers, Brewing, Beverages, Media, Automotive, Chemicals / Industrial

Supply Chain and Logistics Specialists

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Supply chain and Logistics Specialists highly experienced in all aspects of Supply Chain and Logistics Operations,
Distribution Network Strategy, Warehousing Operations, e-commerce Logistics and Warehouse and Distribution Centre Design.