Solution: Understanding the customer's environment with onsite visits (collecting and cleaning data) by focusing on "as-is analysis" thanks to GEODIS' in-house network design and flow mapping tools and methodologies. Then, building the network scenarios regarding its constraints and evaluating the real cost impact of each solution.
Results: Providing both a complete data model and an "as is model" with quick wins and recommendations with plan to save 1% ($96,000) of the total spent on transportation freight. The project was self-funded by those savings.
About the Solution Provider: GEODIS is a Supply Chain Operator ranking among the top companies in its field in Europe and the world. GEODIS manages its customers' supply chain by providing end-to-end solutions enabled by their people, their infrastructure, processes and systems.
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