COST2SERV NETWORK STRATEGY SOFTWARE HELPS COMPANIES IDENTIFY THE MOST PROFITABLE DISTRIBUTION STRATEGIES
Körber, the owners of HighJump, have acquired the Centriq Group, the holding company of Cirrus Logistics which provides COST2SERV network strategy software, enables complex national and international distribution networks to reduce their total cost-to-serve, maximise margin and increase service levels. It is used to formulate network infrastructure and supply strategies by a variety of industries including oil and gas companies, high street retailers, building supplies and FMCG. All companies dealing with numerous product sourcing and distribution options, needing to identify the most cost-effective method of fulfilling demand.
In determining infrastructure strategy, COST2SERV Network Strategy enables companies to review the number, location, and capacities of their depots, in order to compare these with current and forecast demand in terms of volumes and geography. In addition, the system can identify the network constraints that have the most potential to reduce the total operating cost, so providing a powerful means of prioritising development objectives and supporting capital investment cases.
Companies use COST2SERV Network Strategy to identify the least cost source and supply route for each demand point, to determine ……
Today’s consumer has ever-higher expectations for purchasing convenience, delivery speed, choice and adaptability. More options for consumers spell greater complexity for the supply chain. It’s no longer enough to fulfill demand – you must anticipate it, predict it and make smarter, faster decisions.
In a high volume, complex logistics environment, the shift to an on-demand model can be challenging – but failing to adapt poses even greater risks. You need a technology partner with a proven track record of delivering efficiency and a lower cost of ownership today, plus the flexibility and innovation to help you realize your strategic roadmap tomorrow and beyond.
At HighJump, we’re integrating our proven solutions for the warehouse, transportation and logistics ecosystem with emerging technologies – from around our company and around the world – to build the supply chain of the future. Leveraging advanced cloud technology, we can help you ride the wave of data to achieve greater efficiency, uncover actionable insights, and stay ahead of the curve.
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iWMS is an independent software developer, innovator and team augmentation partner with years of global experience in consulting, building, and supporting WMS solutions. We offer proven industry-leading software from HighJump Software Network Solutions for warehouse and supply chain management.
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