Managing and executing world-class retail supply chains in the global environment of the 21st century has become one of the most challenging executive tasks in the industry.The effectiveness of retail supply chains can make or break a company and dictate if the retailer will flounder or flourish.Global supply chains will continue to be complex in this retail environment in which supply chain innovations are required, and near perfect execution is a must.
As the retail sector continues to expand worldwide, India has seen a big jump in this area as well making it the world's fifth largest global retail destination. The Indian Retail Sector is considered to be one of the most attractive emerging markets for investment. Industry experts predict that the next phase of growth in the retail sector will emerge from the rural markets. By 2012 the rural retail market is projected to have a total of more than 50 per cent market share.
Whatever the need for transformation and optimization of your retail supply chain, ThinkLink has the experience and breadth of services to assist you in achieving your goals. From supply chain strategy development to full implementation, our team is uniquely qualified to meet your challenges.Our experienced professionals work closely with retail businesses to improve service, optimize distribution and transportation networks, and streamline their global supply chains.
Please refer to our solutions for the Retail sector below:
- Supply Chain Optimization : Network Design, Inventory Optimization, Supply Chain Performance Benchmarking, Supply and Demand Management
- Logistics Engineering : Logistics Simulation, Material Handling Re-engineering, Turnkey Project Management of Logistics Infrastructure like Distribution Centres, Logistics Parks from design to build out phase including systems and processes
- Logistics Automation : Integrated Material Handling Design and Implementation, Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems, Sortation Systems, Technology selection and implementation of Warehouse Management Systems, RFID etc
- Transportation : Fleet Routing and Optimization, Multi-Modal Transport Optimization, Logistics Outsourcing, Transport Spend Management