Supply Chain Consulting Case Study: Greenfield Warehouse Design
INDUSTRY: Consumer Products
An outdoor power products manufacturer was planning to open a greenfield facilty to improve its warehousing capabilties relative to its manufacturing facility. The client expected to see a spike in demand for its products over succeeding years. However, due to most of its products’ seasonality, the client’s facility needed the capacity to suffice inventory levels during ramp up and peak season without becoming vacant during slower months.
- $2 MIllion reduction in inventory carrying costs
- $1 Million reduction in transportation costs
- Improved customer on-time delivery