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Sterling Solutions has become a proven source for supply chain management solutions for many companies in North America.  We bring significant experience and a track record of success in helping companies improve in various areas of supply chain management during the past several years.  We have offices in Memphis TN and Cleveland, OH.

Demand Chain Economics PDF Print E-mail

Financial Approach to Supply Chain Issues

  • Supply chain activity-based costing approaches
  • Development of supply chain costing to the customer /product level
  • Understanding true costs-to-serve and total cost approach
  • Fact driven input required for supply chain strategy leading to bottom line improvement 

Sample Issues

  • What areas of the supply chain are driving disproportionate costs?
  • When considering distribution costs, which customers provide the most margin/ least margin or are even unprofitable to serve?
  • By making supply chain policy changes that impact the customer, what impact will this have on my bottom line?
  • Demand Planning/Forecasting
  • How can I integrate customer activities and product level information with supply chain activities to develop appropriate strategies which positively impact margin?

demand chain economics