Tag Archives: PLM

Case Studies

Developing a global sourcing strategy

We were engaged by a major high-street household products chain to assist with improving sourcing processes and implementing a new collaborative sourcing platform based on product lifecycle management (PLM) software.  We implemented a sourcing system which ensured visibility of a clear brief across the supplier, agent and buying teams working to a common critical path.  We also devised a system...

Case Studies

Rationalising an International Legacy Supply Chain

We were engaged by one of the world’s largest independent sourcing companies to rationalise their complex legacy supply chain. Working from our US and Hong Kong offices, this large-scale transformation programme involved significant hurdles including geographical distances, culture changes and language barriers. We implemented an end-to-end PLM solution across 13 offices around the world, including over 700 users. Challenge We...

Insights

Sustainable, Visible Supply Chains – An Achievable Goal

The recent Thai Union scandal has once again brought the ethical food supply issue into public focus. Despite the negative initiation, we believe that the debate has brought to light the positive shift occurring in the global food retail industry. The facts indicate that there has been a steadily increasing focus on ethics and sustainability in the food supply chain....