The way we do business has changed

In recent years the routes to market available to retailers and wholesalers have expanded and evolved beyond all recognition (compared to say 10 years ago); with the internet being the biggest single contributor to change. Consumers can now place orders 24/7 from a far greater range of sellers for the same or similar product, all…

Gideon Hillman Consulting sponsor UKWA Warehouse Manager of the Year Award 2017!

The UKWA Awards for Industry Excellence recognise the extraordinary achievement of individuals and companies operating in the Logistics industry. Gideon Hillman Consulting are firm believers in promoting and encouraging best practice in the warehouse, whilst recognising the importance of the role of warehouse managers and their pivotal role in businesses. The importance of the warehouse…

Over Thirty Consultancy Projects already Awarded to Gideon Hillman Consulting, so far in 2017!

Specialist Logistics and Supply Chain Consultancy Gideon Hillman Consulting, has been awarded a total of thirty-two consultancy projects so far this calendar year; calling once again upon the wide range of specialist skills, unique to the highly experienced and qualified Specialist Logistics Consultants; including but not limited to distribution strategy review and development, warehouse improvement…

Believe the Hype: Hyper-local supply chains

As customers’ lives become increasingly busy, and as technology continues to advance, the power balance between consumer and supplier has shifted; With pressure now on the logistics of supply and demand, The Logistics and Supply Chain Specialists – SCCG, explore what can be done to bridge the gap… The easier it becomes for consumers to…

UKWA Awards – Finalists 2017

UKWA’s Annual Lunch and Awards ceremony, takes place on July 5th at London’s Dorchester Hotel. The UKWA Awards reward excellence in the third party logistics sector and attracts entries from some of the most influential companies in the logistics and materials handling industry. With entries now closed, so far, each nomination has been considered by…

Gideon Hillman Consulting conduct further project work for Premier Foods

Gideon Hillman Consulting have provided project support to Premier Foods since May 2008 with their Materials Handling and Supply Chain operations including Warehouse, Logistics and Distribution Network Operations. These projects have included strategy design, project management and implementation. Upon the return of food inflation and changing retailer promotional strategies, Premier Foods wished to combine their…

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.…

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,…