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Specification, Design and Sourcing

Materials handling Equipment (MHE) and Returnable Transit Packaging (RTP) can mean a substantial investment. However investing time in careful specification and sourcing, whilst taking into account all of the requirements of users either within the single warehouse or throughout the entire supply chain should reduce operational costs over time.

All aspects of the customer's operation, including storage, handling, transport, and production requirements are considered when specifying and / or sourcing Materials Handling and Transit Packaging equipment.

We provide the following service and advice:

  • Specification of MHE, engineered systems, industrial trucks, or bulk material handling.
  • Project Management for RTP systems from design, prototyping and tooling right through to trials & production
  • Source best product from an extensive established Global Supplier Base
  • Facilitate on-going relationship between supplier and customer

"Gideon Hillman Consulting is driven, competent and dynamic with an Encyclopaedic knowledge of the Materials Handling industry and an innate ability to identify and relay issues and solutions with clarity. Gideon himself is a very easy person to work with, and learn from"

New Product Development Manager - LINPAC Allibert




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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 supply chain management, logistics resurces contingency and warehouse layout

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