Tag Archives: sourcing

Case Studies

Global Training for a Sourcing Company

Challenge Our client was an international sourcing company, based in the Middle East, which sourced products from Asia for retailers around the world.  They had made the decision to implement the sourcing software Tradestone and had engaged us to implement it across their business.  This was an international project as we were engaged to train their core team across the...

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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...

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Building a New Direct Sourcing System

We were engaged by a global grocery retailer and the UK’s biggest supermarket chain, to support the implementation of new direct sourcing systems. The scope of the project covered the entire sourcing process, from initial product concept to final warehouse, it took in every retail discipline, and it touched on a huge number of third parties. Challenge We were engaged...