Scope of Experience – Corporate and Strategic Supply Chain Strategy, Planning & Analysis

Our principals served a number of clients and employers in the realm of supply chain strategy planning projects.  Their leadership roles focused on the analysis, evaluation, planning, and implementation of a variety of global and domestics supply chain programs over several decades.

In a sample from hundreds of projects, our principals:

  • Defined, developed and executed the analysis of different complex supply chain networks for a global apparel maker.The project evaluated over 40 different network configurations of a 100+ plant operation.
  • Developed strategic plans for rapid deployment of distribution operations and personnel to support tactical expansion of various defense scenarios.
  • Developed a network of lumber reload facilities supporting a $2.5 billion revenue retail home center operation.
  • Performed over 200 distribution center location analysis projects, focused on the optimal location of facilities and the identification of different real estate options.
  • Over 30+ years developed thousands of different detailed supply chains.Planned, defined, and mapped new supply chains.Examined, mapped and modified existing supply chains.
  • Developed a complex freight management program that leveraged unused capacity in an existing dedicated truckload network.Identified pre-paid suppliers for conversion to collect freight terms and executed the conversion.Developed a multi hub pool consolidation program serving a five DC network that lowered overall freight expenses by $4 million in the first year, 7 million in the second year, and enhanced gross margins by over $6 million annual.
  • Worked with a software developer to implement a route optimization system based on Hybrid Genetic Algorithms in the planning and execution of daily routes for a 250+ tractor fleet operation.Reduced operating costs by over $5 million per year.Increased on time performance from 82%to 96%.Improved trailer utilization from 56% to 85%.