Google+ Twitter Pinterest Facebook LinkedIn Wordpress

Logistics Consultancy

logistics consultancyThe Logistics and Distribution functions within the Supply Chain encompass transportation, stock control and warehousing. It is critical that these functions are effectively managed and co-ordinated, ensuring that the flow of goods and materials are balanced to the most efficient cost base and aligned with customer requirements. 


Specialist Logistics Consultants

The Gideon Hillman Consulting Logistics Consultants are aware that the requirements vary according to the specific industry sector and have the expertise and experience within the team to accommodate the unique requirements of each, whether it is Food, Manufacturing, Retail, Automotive, or Utilities. Our Logistics Consultants will ensure an efficient Logistics strategy can be developed and implemented, measured and continually improved, ensuring your costs are optimised through:

  • Warehouse and Inventory Management to monitor the quality, cost and efficiency of the movement and storage of goods, coordinate the order cycle and allocate staff resources accordingly including full process and operator SOPs.
  • Network Planning - building transport, inventory and location strategies around your customer service goals.
  • Transport Route Scheduling - to determine the optimal number and type of vehicle resources required; where resources are best located, and infrastructure requirements need to be in place to support them. 
  • System Integration - ensuring accurate forecasting of increasingly complex systems of stock levels, delivery times, transport costs and performance evaluation.
  • Materials Handling - including, Mechanical Handling Equipment, racking, automation and MHE process.
  • Project Management - our senior Logistics Consultants work with the client to overcome logistical problems and produce and implement effective new solutions.


Additional Logistics Case studies:

Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants

 

“Their project approach and rationale were convincing and the results have proven that the decision to progress with Gideon Hillman Consulting was the correct one as the annual logistics cost savings will be far greater than originally anticipated with the new strategy being implemented." 
Supply Chain Manager - Wales & West Utilities

Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants

 

 

"Gideon Hillman Consulting provided us with an excellent view of our current operations and they were able to make recommendations without any constraints or pre-determined outputs." Retail Director - Farm Foods

Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants

"We are now in a position to make informed decisions on our own vehicle procurement plans, as well as route allocation between our own fleet and our sub-contractors." Managing Director - Monkfield Nutrition


Logistics and Supply Chain Consultants"The consulting team has given us the tools to control our supply chain in an organised, effective and consensual manner. We are delighted with the outcome of this project." Operations Director - Scott Bader

 

To discuss our Logistics services

Call us on +44(0) 1926 430 883




Latest News

New office for SCCG Team

  Following a successful year, The SCCG team has moved to a new London & South Office to reflect…

Continue Reading

Happy New Year from the SCCG team!

  Following an outstanding year of significant projects for prestigious clients, and a successful merger, The…

Continue Reading

More News Stories

Featured Articles

Not on my High-street…

  With endless stories of stores closing-down plighting the high-street, and online sales appearing to soar, the digital dawn of the internet is…

‘Stocking’-up for Christmas

  Clearing through the aftermath of Black Friday, and Cyber Monday; as December falls upon us, consumer anticipation to deck the halls with the best…

Cyber Monday - The Seasonal Surge

  Basking in the aftermath of its omnichannel retail-rival Black Friday, Cyber Monday patiently lay in-wait for the hordes of already keen consumers, in…

‘Black Friday’, Ecommerce Economy, and Omni-Channel Solutions

  As the evenings draw longer, and the days shorter, it can only mean one thing, the festive season is nearly upon us, and the arrival of Black Friday…

Managing Damage Limitation within Supply Chain Cyber Security

 As we approach the end of 2018, and technology undeniably exponentially expands its intelligence and purpose, the question on everyone’s lips, is…

UK Manufacturing - What's The Trade Off?

Problems prevalent specifically within the manufacturing sector, combined with upcoming National Manufacturing day - honoured annually on the first Friday of…

Digital Drives Delivery Within Charities

Any business, within any sector, including charities, will experience a mixture of reactions to the ever-increasing availability of operational digitisation,…

Shrinking the Surplus Within the Supply Chain

Official statistics from the environment, food and rural affairs committee, report that the UK throws away a staggering 8.1 million tons of food every…

Is Digital Visibility vital for Survival within the Fashion Industry?

McKinsey Global Fashion Index’s predictions for the global fashion industry, were for sales to grow by 3.5 to 4.5 percent in 2018. Yet, as new figures…

Sustainable Fashion; Idolised Ideal or Attainable Attire?

Fashion plays an important role in the global economy and is responsible for annual worldwide revenues of in excess of £1 trillion; supporting hundreds…

Gideon Hillman Consulting is a trading name of The Supply Chain Consulting Group Ltd is registered in England and Wales.
Company Registration No: 09751027. Registered office at Highdown House, 11 Highdown Road, Leamington Spa, CV31 1XT. UK
A supply chain and logistics specialist with knowledge of logistics outsourcing, tender management and warehouse design

CMI Awards Finalist 2010 SHD Logistics Awards UKWA Customer Service Award Finalist 2014 SHD Logistics Awards Finalist 2016 UKWA Winner 2016 SHD Logistics Awards Finalist 2015 ISO 9001 RegisteredLogistics Awards Finalist 2018Supply Chain Excellence Awards 2018