Session Distribution Footprint Strategy
Get inspired and exchange ideas on supply chain topics!
Groenewout offers you free Inspiration Sessions covering a wide range of topics within logistics and supply chain management. Our next session is focused on Distribution Footprint Strategy:
Program, Tuesday June 27th 2017
15.00 – 15.30 Registration & Networking
15.30 – 16.00 How to determine the optimal distribution strategy ?
Alain Beerens, Managing Partner, Groenewout
Alain provides practical insights into the decision-making and implementation process for a distribution footprint strategy.
16.00 – 16.45 Stream session I
Session A: What is the impact on operational logistics costs?
During this stream session, Alain and Luuk explain the key factors when deciding on a strategic distribution footprint and how to subsequently build the financial case and qualitative business case.
• Operational costs • Inventory costs • Transitional costs
Session B: How to finance the implementation of the new distribution footprint strategy?
Dries Castelein, Developer of logistics & industrial real estate, DC&I
During this session, Dries discusses how to finance the implementation of a new distribution footprint strategy:
- Should you add an existing or new warehouse?
- Should you divest current warehouses?
- How can you arrange financing for logistics real estate?
- Should you rent or buy?
16.45 – 17.00 Break and networking
17.00 – 17.45 Stream Session II
- Session A: What is the impact on operational logistics costs?
- Session B: How to finance the implementation of the new distribution footprint strategy
17.45 – 18.30 Sandwich Buffet & Networking
Click here for the registration form. You can sign up for two sessions. Sign up now so we can reserve a place for you (max. 25 attendees per session). Participation is free of charge but pre-registration is required.
Location & Date
The event is being held on Tuesday June 27th at Hotel Princeville in Breda, The Netherlands.
If you have any questions, please feel free to contact Isabel Schouten or +31(0)76 533 0440.
Looking forward to meet you at this inspiration session.
50 years of experience
Consulting firm with over 50 years of experience.
Availability of a European logistics database with benchmark figures on transportation and warehouse costs.
Full scope expertise on network design, as well as warehouse design (conceptual layout, logistics - and storage equipment) and logistics building design (engineering and investment calculations).
Ability to support implementation of new logistics concepts (70% of Groenewout revenue is with existing customers in follow-up/implementation projects.
Extensive operational knowledge, hands-on, pragmatic and bottom-up approach.