Supply Chain Network Optimisation

October 2018 - Video: Supply Chain Innovation Conference

GRA Partner Carter McNabb recently presented 'From Offshore Supply to Last Mile Fulfilment - Upgrading end-to-end Supply Chain Strategy & Design' to the audience of Supply Chain...

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September 2018 - The AFGC’s Trading Partner Forum (TPF) Collaborative Logistics Report

The Australian Food & Grocery Council's Trading Partner Forum (TPF) has just released a report on Collaborative logistics. The objective of the Collaborative Logistics project is to...

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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 provided us with the vision on what an advanced inventory management system could deliver for us, along with the benefits. To date the benefits are being delivered in line with the business case and the user experience is excellent. GRA, throughout the project, acted in an very professional manner and delivered on our expectations."

– Chris Wigg, Group Planning Manager, The Laminex Group

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)