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The impact of new regulations, rising operational costs and the pressure of financial performance are pushing companies to re-evaluate their distribution methods.

The projects

Strategic assessment of the distribution network
Deploying inventory in a network
Evaluating transportation strategies
Evaluating transportation strategies
Optimizing the use of a private delivery fleet
Reviewing public transportation practices
Warehouse relocation management
Strategic assessment of the distribution network

Optimizing the positioning and roles of manufacturing & distribution centers. Evaluating and impacting transportation modes, simulating distribution networks. Selecting optimal algorithms to reduce operating costs while maximizing customer service levels.

Deploying inventory in a network

Analyzing inventory practices, reviewing inventory performance and coverage, segmentation and specialization of distribution centers, simulating service rate. Recommending improvements to customer response and reducing logistics costs.

Evaluating transportation strategies

Organizing transportation (roles and responsibilities), evaluating optimization tools, developing transportation procedures, optimizing transportation capacity, minimizing empty transports. Developing reverse logistics optimization strategies, establishing performance indicators and monitoring transport operations.

Evaluating transportation strategies

Optimizing delivery routes using simulation software. Selecting optimal algorithms to reduce travel, costs and work hours while reducing road number.

Optimizing the use of a private delivery fleet

Optimizing delivery routes using simulation software. Selecting optimal algorithms to reduce travel, costs and work hours while reducing road number.

Reviewing public transportation practices

Analyzing transportation practices (carrier selection, rates, frequency). Making recommendations to improve responsiveness to customer requests and reduce transportation costs.

Warehouse relocation management

Moving planning. Managing trucks, containers, tracking products and inventories. Setting up of follow-up files. Monitoring the relationship between the various stakeholders.

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Frequently asked questions

Why is optimizing my distribution network so crucial?
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Optimizing your distribution network will allow you to detain a significant competitive advantage.
Good management of your distribution network will save you money in addition to providing better service.

How can I reduce my transport costs while delivering faster?
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This is the biggest challenge nowadays!
To improve the efficiency of your deliveries. a complete analysis of your transports and their duration must be carried out. Then we will be able to assess where the points of tension are to finally be able to propose solutions adapted to your reality and your objectives.
Here are some tips: optimize the filling rate of delivery trucks, optimize your transport equipment, review the choice of your transporter, test collaborative delivery, ...

When and where to build a new distribution center?
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This decision requires a complete analysis of your distribution network and your transportations.
We will analyze with you if you are strategically positioned in relation to your objectives, if the positioning needs to be reviewed and / or if one or more new distribution centers would be necessary. Optimizing your transport usually allows you to achieve your goals without having to build a new site.

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