Corporate Edge – Developing Business Acumen

Supply Chain Effectiveness

Supply Chain Management Plan Source Inventory Make Deliver Outsource

Plan

  • Analyse supply chain activities
  • Identify gaps or inefficiencies
  • Prepare practical improvement plans
  • Drive improvement

Source

  • Pinpoint sourcing problems and bottlenecks
  • Streamline sourcing activities
  • Reduce sourcing costs
  • Create measures to drive improved sourcing

Inventory

  • Apply inventory management concepts
  • Determine optimal reorder levels
  • Minimise working capital requirements
  • Forecast demand more accurately

Make

  • Align the five key aspects of production
  • Implement effective production measurement techniques
  • Identify options for improved efficiency

Deliver

  • Optimise your distribution channels
  • Apply robust transport & warehouse management
  • Better manage third party transport & warehouse services
  • Apply warehouse management techniques
  • Analyse and improve warehouse performance

Outsource

  • Evaluate outsourcing options and decisions
  • Better manage outsourced activities
  • Minimise and mitigate risks