Design & Build of Complex Supply Chains – What does a good supply chain look like?
We all know what a good supply chain looks like because we deal with them in our personal lives every day. Place an order online, choose your delivery slot and a day or two later it turns up at your house.
That’s fine when you’re dealing with just one or two small items, but the complexity increases exponentially when you’re dealing with technical items, multiple suppliers, a complex project timeline and multiple delivery locations.
But don’t you just have to accept that with increased complexity comes increased risk?
Not at all.
Key to a successful supply chain is understanding your end-to-end requirement – not just the elements YOU control, but all the upstream supply chain too, including global demand, lead times and regulatory requirements. And THAT’S where it starts to get difficult.
You could build an organisation to tackle all the difficult issues, and integrate it into your business, but it would be so much easier to just share your designs and timetable and have all the parts turn up where and when you need them. Along with some helpful advice on how to make things more streamlined and efficient.
Which is where Unipart Rail comes in. Supply Chain excellence built-in to the process. YOU concentrate on delivering a great project – WE take care of the rest.
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