The scope involved their network of 3 factories in the UK serving a 3 DC network in the North-west, including outside storage and contract packing.
For their distribution review and tender, UK Network review and outsourcing we addressed five core aspects:
Moving to a closed book agreement provided transparency of cost, linked to activity, with additional opportunities to mitigate on-costs through continuous project and service improvements enforced by the Service Level Agreement.
SSC helped secure a provider and multi-user site that delivered more than the initial 15% synergy savings anticipated.
This new site developed full contract packing capability and ‘flexible’ chambers to accommodate seasonal storage peaks and maintain service levels.