Supply Chain Network Optimisation

May 2011 - Supply Chain Network Optimisation

From inventory optimisation, manufacturing capacity optimisation and warehouse space optimisation through to route optimisation - we’ve all heard of or engaged a number of different...

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July 2009 - Shed Ahead

Over the last 15 years, applications such as supply chain network optimisation (which optimise supply chain structures, resources and flows), inventory optimisation (which optimise inventory...

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January 2008 - Supply Chain Network Simulation & Optimisation

The use of simulation and optimisation models or tools in the design and management of supply chains has become commonplace since IBM and Bill Gates put computers on our desks. The speed and power...

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Testimonials

"GRA put together a very knowledgeable and experienced team for us and worked through the complex problem we put to them methodically and in a very practical way. They gave us a good position to make our decisions for the way forward. Besides the professionalism displayed, the GRA team was very approachable and easy to work with."

– Joris Dorsman, General Manager Supply Chain, Chobani Pty Ltd

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)