Global Logistics Strategy

11 plants in Europe, North and South America, Asia, Africa and Australia

  • Duplicate structures at almost all locations
  • Strong pricing pressure due to a competitor with centralized manufacturing

Objectives

  • Optimize global plant and transportation network
  • Assign technologies and products to the various locations
  • Do extensive calculations on operating efficiency

 Our Approach

  • Establish centralized raw materials production with decentralized processing
  • Work out global process standards; Roll out and take local specifics into consideration
  • Perform conceptual planning; plan relocation without disruptions to operations; accompany implementation

Client Benefits

  • Increase efficiency within the process of placing goods at disposal by up to 30%
  • Total costs per year reduced by 20%