SONAE DISTRIBUICAO - Portugal (Portugal's largest Hypermarket Chain)
Converted from store manager control to total centralization of buying, logistics, space management , EPoS system, Sales Based Ordering , Stock holdings, Range Management. Inventory reduced from 68 days to 22 days. Profits Improved by 44%.
Contractor negotiations on a 15 Million per annum contract leading to significant savings also a strategy review of the supply chain in UK for newspapers, with the objective of defining new ways of promoting and distributing live news .
TIGER OATS GROUP ( South Africa)
Undertaking the evaluation of the requirements for a group (14 companies) 3rd party warehousing and distribution environment. saving Rands 42 million per annum identified with a reduction in total drops (customer deliveries) for all group companies of 41%.
CUSSONS ( UK) LIMITED
Undertaking packaging & pallet cube optimization studies resulting in an 18% saving in distribution costs.
Development of a petrol supply and stocking optimization system . Potential savings in the region of 35% of current stockholding levels.