Case Studies

RSPB – Supply Chain Improvement

A significant income stream for this leading bird and environmental protection charity is the sale of products directly related to wild bird welfare (food, nest boxes etc.), as well as gifts, lifestyle and other items that its supporters demand. Traditionally this market has been served through licensing arrangements in which the RSPB Brand is used…

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NHS Islington PCT – Supply Chain Process Review for Flu Pandemic Plans

Islington PCT appointed The Logistics Business to develop the logistics planning tools and processes for the distribution of anti-viral drugs and personal protective equipment (PPE) to the anti-viral collection points, social care providers and even local prisons. Through meetings with the PCT staff and a review of the existing emergency plans, consultants from The Logistics…

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iForce – Increasing Capacity and Service Levels of Picking Warehouse

Oursourced e-fulfilment specialist iForce was facing a good problem to have – more business from key customer John Lewis Direct. Their targets were therefore increased throughput and higher levels of customer service. These were achieved with the help of The Logistics Business. The Logistics Business brought fresh thinking and insight, together with analysis of the…

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Electronic Device Retailer

The Logistics Business has recently completed a project to devise a same day delivery transport network model for a major Electronic Device Retailer. The Project provided the client with the infrastructure, stock holding and costs of a network of hubs and delivery vehicles to provide a same day delivery service anywhere in the UK. The Logistics…

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Estee Lauder – Assesment of Future Warehousing Requirements

Estee Lauder U.K. called upon The Logistics Business when they decided to expand their U.K. distribution operation and replace a number of outside storage locations with a central distribution facility. The Logistics Business used iFlow, our own in-house interactive modelling and analysis tool, to examine the available throughput data, undertake Pareto analysis for each of…

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