A leading European multinational pallet pooling system started up work groups between manufacturers and retailers to explore opportunities for a joint optimization of the extended supply chain. The company contracted Miebach Consulting in order that, within a work group made up of various companies there could be a determination of the material flows, costs and operational models that would allow for an optimization of the overall supply chain.
Determination and analysis of 5 "route-to-market" strategies
Simulation of strategies, using a costs tool, based on the activity
Validation results, based on the actual costs of participating companies
Verified immense potentials that exists in collaborative solution
Identified cost savings up to 40% of total logistics costs
Motivated participating companies to set up an actual pilot