Role: Project Manager Warehouse Footprint Optimisation
- Customer: Top 3 Coating Manufacturer
- Project: Optimize European Warehouse Footprint
- Timeline: Q3-Q4 2017
- Project Deliverables:
- Decision document to determine the optimized warehouse footprint in Europe.
- Support the tender for warehousing in Europe.
- Achieving warehouse and transportation cost reductions.
- Difficulties to improve the current 24 hour lead-time to customers.
- Current warehouse network consist out of 100+ warehouse locations in Europe.
- Define current warehouse footprint concept and baseline.
- Develop future warehouse footprint blueprint.
- Coordinate data collection and analysis.
- Business case for all warehouses, including closure decisions.
- Implementation plan per warehouse, timeline, resource planning and risk assessment.
- Strategy roadmap has been defined to start implementing a centralized warehouse footprint.
- Reduction inter-company transportation.
- Reduction inbound and outbound transportation.
- Reduction warehousing costs.