Supply Chain Network Design
Managing how goods and services flow within your business becomes an ever increasingly complex task. As paradigms shift, businesses must be able to respond quickly to external and internal events as competition forces costs to be driven down. Making strategic plans that will tie the hands of the organisation in the future, using functionality-limited tools, could result in the business losing millions of dollars over many years.
Having an optimised supply chain network targets the development of the most appropriate infrastructure system to supply the demand. The model must consider the whole network, its constraints, features and policies to optimise:
Integrated or separately from the above, the Distribution Network Optimisation considers:
The supply chain optimisation looks for the optimal decisions that maximises the return on investments of the whole network and reduces the present value of its operating costs.
The system allows the running of multiple scenarios to analyse the network sensitivity and risks, as well as looking for new business opportunities to save money.