Activity Based Costing in Supply Chains
On April 18th 2013, the seminar Supply Chain Innovations took place in Antwerp. This agenda included lectures, best practices, panel discussions and many networking opportunities.
Mo Lasgaa, Senior Consultant at Groenewout was a key note speaker and presented a business case in FMCG, focusing on ABC-costing:
CASE STUDY – Activity Based Costing in Supply Chains.
An American multinational decided to insource the Europe Distribution in one EDC in which new and different activities were added. Thanks to the ABC-tool for each country the correct rate is calculated. What are the benefits of Activity based costing?
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.