Multi Brand National Retailer

Multi Brand National Retailer

Issue:
Implementation of companies new Enterprise Resource Planning system resulted in an inability to track and manage purchase orders through the supply chain. In addition the Bi annual private label import program had consistently increased Third Party Logistics (3PL) origin, shipping, domestic warehouse and last mile transport costs.

Solution:
Redesign import program identifying new 3rd Party Logistics providers. Integrating systems with providers, analysing data around Purchase order cube / weight, and identifying the most suitable order quantities to reduce landed cost per unit. Reduced inventory stored and matched best transport provider whilst reducing the travel distances of all orders

Result was a 40% reduction in logistics costs.