GRA History

GRA was founded in 1997 originally offering supply chain consulting services. Over the years the company has grown and evolved in response to market requirements.

Today we are the only specialist consulting firm in Australia to provide an all encompassing supply chain offering including Consulting, Professional Services, Supply Chain Systems, Training & Education, and Benchmarking.

Over the last two decades we have worked with more than 200 companies, identifying savings in excess of ten billion dollars. Our mission is to improve the competitiveness of the Australian supply chain industry. What drives us is turning our clients’ supply chains into a competitive advantage.

Testimonials

With a focus on both cost reduction and service improvement, we engaged GRA to design and lead a company-wide Procurement Transformation. GRA worked closely with us to design and implement a new operating model and deliver significant improvements in procurement governance, processes and systems, whilst also managing a program delivering multi-million dollar savings.

– David White, Manager Enterprise Procurement, Aurizon

Typical results

  • 20-40% inventory investment reduction
  • increased service levels ranging up to 99.9%
  • 10%-15% reduction in supply chain operating costs
  • 5%-20% spend management savings
  • the ability to fund business initiatives from operating cash flow (OCF) improvements
  • improved return on capital employed (ROCE)
  • a minimum 3:1 ROI (10:1 to 30:1 typical)