Challenge: Our client is a unique and well-positioned specialty retailer in the wedding gown industry, competing in a large and stable industry with over 300 stores in the United States and Canada, but back in 2005 their business was outgrowing their capacity, they were at a crossroads regarding how to grow, design, improve and optimize their operations.
Solution: St. Onge Company’s three phased approach included simultaneous development of facility layout & design including WCS/WMS functionality requirements, staffing & operations process flow, RFP development for designed equipment, bid administration and supplier selection, and implementation & commissioning.
Results: St. Onge Company was able to transition our client into their new facilities, improving storage capacity, productivity and throughput all-the-while meeting all their quality and business requirements. Our client’s VP Logistics/Distribution praised St. Onge for their expertise and versatility performing a wide variety of project tasks, saying it was a great relationship, very open.
About the Solution Provider: St. Onge Company is a renowned global supply chain logistics engineering consulting firm. We place great emphasis on maintaining our independence and adhere to high standards of quality and integrity. People are the key to a successful consulting practice with work spanning six continents.