Retail Homewares Company


Challenges:

  1. Pick & pack turnaround times
  2. Supply chain costs
  3. Lengthy service to Perth ex Melbourne.

T&DC Pty Ltd:

  • Conducted a full review and provided a recommendation report of all third-party logistics (3PL) costs and operations in New Zealand.
  • Undertook detailed warehouse site reviews on product flow and internal resources, staff and equipment.
  • Provided detailed analytical reporting and recommendations on supply chain network and costs to customer.
  • Reviewed Australian domestic freight expenditure and carriers.

Results:

  • Reduced overall costs and improvements in lead times to clients by 17% or $190,000.
  • Decreased service time by 3 days to Perth ex Melbourne by negotiating and implementing a 2-day airfreight service over road freight with a reduction in costs of 12% or $126,000 for the Australian operation.
  • Reduced domestic freight spend by $184,000.