Hikvision, a market leader in the business of camera technology within the CCTV market, was experiencing a tremendous growth. As a consequence, they had to expand their European Distribution Center (EDC).
In order to meet the future business figures, a feasibility study was conducted to investigate logistics solutions and simultaneously to challenge and to optimize their current logistics setup.
Business volumes (basic data) and order pattern are calculated, which was very important input to determine the logistics options.
Options are evaluated based on needed CAPEX vs. OPEX savings. Additionally, qualitative arguments (Pros & Cons) are defined.
The above supported Management to make a well considered choice for their future operations.
A feasible logistics concept for the next 7-8 years.
- Optimized logistics layout and picking processes.
- Decrease FTE cost by 30-40%.
- Advice to implement a Warehouse Management System.
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.