Emerging markets, global sourcing, merger and acquisitions, new collaborations / logistical co-operations, rising fuel prices and an increased sensitivity to environmental topics make network redesign a hot topic. During the economic crisis, resizing of networks to increase utilisation was also a key theme. Future oriented network optimisation has considerable optimisation costs, carbon and lead times/ service levels. To change a logistics network is a long-term decision which has to be based on hard facts and various scenarios that anticipate future developments.
BearingPoint has been advising on transport network optimisation for more than ten years. And we do so for both sides: shippers and transport service providers know the pain points of each. BearingPoint´s Network Optimisation team leverages this expertise and works with you to develop tailored solutions to provide your organisation with the following benefits: