Implemented and ‘scaled up’ a European JiT automotive collection service.
- Converted infrequent EXW shipments to regular/daily/hourly JiT shipments.
- Conducted cost down negotiations with automotive suppliers (all tiers).
- Carried out process mapping of supplier operations to identify and eliminate waste.
- Introduced dynamic network reviews.
- Implemented RTP to support sequencing and Kanban operations.
- Used network/round-robin and FTL solution according to supply/demand/geographic needs.
- Integrated sub-programmes for individual product launches.
- Annualised value of c£12m.
- Achieved 10% cost reduction.