An international aftermarket and spare parts company was looking to identify the best practices for last mile delivery to customers. The company subsidiaries were using self-operating private fleet in addition to parcel service in order to make their customer deliveries. Miebach Consulting was asked to determine the optimal transportation model, considering both fully outsourced transportation and the hybrid of the private fleet and outsourcing.
Define the optimal number of vehicles required for their distribution system
Develop the outsourced fleet solution for the services included
Determine the ideal mix of private vs. outsourced deliveries to customer
Decreased fixed costs by reducing the fleet size by 8%
Derived optimal mix of parcel deliveries to private fleet deliveries
Optimized transport model reinforces the business model