eClass 12: Understanding Procurement

Last Week So last week we looked at WMS selection and the key points were: 1. WMS are classified in tiers, tier 1, 2 and 3. Each tier categorised by cost and functionality. 2. Build a good selection team, with the right people on board, as this is critical to success....

eClass 9: Case Studies – ‘Cost to Serve’

Last Week So last week we looked at cost to serve for the first time. Here is a summary of the key points we covered. Understanding your cost to serve is essential if you want to drive Supply Chain improvement. Start to look at your Supply Chain with a different view....

eClass 8: Easily Mastering ‘Cost to Serve’

Last Week Last week we looked at some network design case studies and we established that: The customer service offer largely dictates the ‘shape’ of the Supply Chain network in terms of facilities and physical flows. Changing the service offer if you can will often...