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Warehouse Management and Inventory Optimisation

At Gideon Hillman Consulting we always endeavour to undertake the widest review possible to ensure elements of your warehouse, picking and despatch processes are not 'sub-optimised'.

We are highly experienced in analysing and developing solutions for all areas of Materials Management, Procurement, Stores and Inventory Optimisation and Management including Strategy Development, Stock location, Handling and Picking processes, Demand Forecasting, Integrated Inventory Control, Vendor Management, Vendor Support Operations and Performance Measurement.

Inventory Management and Warehouse Best Practice

We pride ourselves on key analytical skills, ensuring you don't just get a document explaining little more than 'Warehouse Best Practice'. All our analysis and solutions are specific to your requirements, costed, tested and presented with clear and concise rationale, a full set of operator and Process SOP's and a detailed implementation path supported by various Inventory Management ToolsOur Consultants are experienced in Multi Temperature Warehouse operations, management and implementation across all sectors. 

We regularly work with our clients in establishing:

  • Appropriate warehouse and inventory management techniques to optimise workflow and costs.
  • Optimised target inventories (holding cost vs. ordering cost vs. service).
  • Optimised warehouse design/stores layout, handling practices and workflows.
  • Tactical stock location(s) and picking strategies.
  • Safety stock requirements to meet specified service targets.
  • Improved demand forecasting to allow for optimised inventories.
  • Warehouse automation and Materials Handling Systems development and implementation management.
  • Dynamic inventory targets reflecting varying demand patterns.
  • WMS operational requirements specifications.
  • Cost to serve modelling to support the optimised solution.

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Gideon Hillman Consulting Limited is registered in England and Wales.
Company Registration No: 6593700. Registered office at Highdown House, 11 Highdown Road, Leamington Spa, CV31 1XT. UK
A supply chain and logistics specialist with knowledge of warehouse layout, material sourcing and market analysis

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 Registered