Company

The Supply Chain Engineers

From Indianapolis to Shanghai and beyond, we provide supply chain solutions based on integrating consulting and engineering. For over 40 years we have built a proven international record of nearly 10,000 successful supply chain projects and solutions.

Our strategies and Implementations support clients in gaining and maintaining leading market positions, while enhancing their ROI.


Client driven services

The global Miebach Consulting network offers diverse solutions and client driven services. Our reputation stems from our expert team's proven capability to deliver thought leadership within complex projects.

Our objective is to deliver the most-effective strategies and solutions that lead to benchmark supply chains.

News02 June 2021

Levi Strauss & Co. builds new distribution center and focuses on sustainability

Levi Strauss & Co. builds new distribution center and focuses on sustainability

In order to keep pace with its ever-growing business within the European market, Levi Strauss & Co, with European headquarters in Brussels, is building a distribution center in Dorsten, Germany, that is aligned with strict sustainability guidelines, including the "cradle-to-cradle" approach. "This is the result of an aligned, and strongly integrated cooperation between the involved parties", stated Marc Meuleman, Managing Director Benelux for Miebach Consulting. "Understanding the customer's needs and values, combined with our expertise, has jointly brought us to this result in which all requirements are fulfilled, including the integration of well-designed ergomic and sustainable solutions." Torsten Mueller, Project Lead, Levi Strauss & Co. Europe and Graham Truter, Senior Project Manager, Levi Strauss & Co. Europe said: "We selected Miebach as our partner through this journey based on their experience in such large-scale projects and their offering of consultancy as well as practical engineering." The distribution center, which will be built on an area of almost 155,000 m², will distribute up to 55 million articles per year of Levi's products from the end of 2023. This will include fashion, accessories and footwear, which will be available to wholesale, retail, digital, e-com and marketplace. Miebach Consulting supports Levi Strauss & Co. from the planning phase to realization with comprehensive consulting services Since the planning phase of the logistics project, Miebach Consulting supported Levi Strauss & Co. in the PMO, concept validation and tendering for the building and intralogistics. In the upcoming implementation phase, Miebach is supporting the fashion company as sub-project manager for the building and intralogistics and is ensuring a holistic project approach with an overarching cross-sectional approach, which also includes the area of quality assurance for the IT. Planned solution meets future market requirements and sets new standards in sustainability In terms of sustainability, the building sets new standards. The new logistics center will be the first logistics facility in Germany to comply with the "cradle-to-cradle" sustainability approach. This describes a circular construction method based on the principles of recycling, resource conservation and waste reduction, with the aim of keeping the ecological footprint as small as possible. In addition, the building will receive LEED as well as WELL certification. The latter represents the first and only certification system specifically focused on the health and well-being of building occupants. The technical solution will enable Levi Strauss & Co. to continue to grow and is optimally designed to meet future market requirements. "The distribution center will include an automated goods-to-person solution, an automated small parts warehouse and a shuttle system to meet omni-channel capabilities, fast returns processing, flexible adaptation to changing order structures and all future service requirements to the market" - says Philipp Schubert, Project Manager, Miebach Consulting GmbH. Laying of the foundation stone for the major project is planned for fall 2021, go-live of the facility will be at the end of 2023. About Levi Strauss & Co.: Levi Strauss & Co. is one of the world's largest brand-name apparel companies and a global leader in jeanswear. The company designs and markets jeans, casual wear and related accessories for men, women and children under the Levi's®, Dockers®, Signature by Levi Strauss & Co.™, and Denizen® brands. Its products are sold in more than 110 countries worldwide through a combination of chain retailers, department stores, online sites, and a global footprint of approximately 3,000 retail stores and shop-in-shops. Levi Strauss & Co. net sales were $5.6 billion in fiscal year 2018. More information at https://www.levistrauss.com

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What we do

What we do

Global supply chain consulting meets engineering: We design and implement state-of-the-art supply chains and are one of the world’s largest consulting and engineering enterprises in this field. We develop sound strategies and execute successful solutions for network structures, processes...

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How we work

How we work

Three main steps determine our plan of action: We take the time to understand our client’s long-term business and logistic objectives. We translate these objectives into the future requirements of the client’s supply chain. From there, we develop the best strategy to achieve our client’s...

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Leadership

Leadership

The reputation and capability of any consulting firm rests solely on the shoulders of the individuals with whom the client entrusts their projects. Below are the highly respected persons who help lead, develop, and guide our teams on a local and global level.

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History

History

Miebach Consulting was founded 1973 in Frankfurt, Germany. The company’s proven international record of successfully implemented projects and solutions exceeds 10,000. With now more than 350 employees, Miebach is one of the leading supply chain focused consulting and engineering companies.

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Alliances

Alliances

Miebach Consulting actively designs the supply chain for the customers of today and tomorrow. We refine Supply Chain Management together with interdisciplinary alliances with businesses, non-profit organizations, associations and scientific institutes of various disciplines. Extract of...

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Services

Services

Plan. Design. Implement.

Our services span the complete supply chain. We develop concepts that define the integration of all relevant services. Upon these concepts our consultants and engineers plan, design and implement network structures, effective processes and sustainable installations.  Companies dependent upon the seamless operation and successful performance of their supply chains need prospective solutions. Therefore, our service model is built on three main pillars that offer the integration of different capacities: Supply Chain Transformation, Engineering & Implementation and Operational Excellence. Our services are centered on a holistic approach. We consider our client’s strategy, business process and logistics as equally important parts of a prospective supply chain concept.

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Locations

Locations

Across all regions

Over 380 consultants in 21 countries around the world provide the knowledge and experience to aid clients in local, regional, and global projects.

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LogiMAT 2022: International logistics trade fair in the heart of Europe

LogiMAT 2022: International logistics trade fair in the heart of Europe

LogiMAT, the international trade fair for distribution, materials handling and information flow, will welcome visitors from the 8th to 10th of March 2022. Visitors as well as national and international exhibitors from the industry, trade and service sector will come together at the exhibition center at Stuttgart Airport to present and discuss logistics and find new business partners. Miebach Consulting will be represented at this logistics fair. We are looking forward to your visit. Further information is available on the LogiMAT website.

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