Cost cutting

At certain times, it becomes necessary to take a straight-forward approach and protect your business by reducing existing costs.

We understand where the opportunities lie to remove spend from your cost base. While the real value often comes from engaging with suppliers and stakeholders who understand how and where your organisation is spending money, we have experience of a variety of methods to make quick and effective changes. This can be through: re-negotiation with existing suppliers; demand management; benchmarking; adjusting commercial models; re-engineering of specifications; lower-cost methods to get to market; alternative suppliers.

Case study: Going digital

A leading pet insurance brand needed to reduce costs and react to competitive pressure by delivering a tactical electronic delivery solution. Challenge: Harler's expertise was needed to create a solution to be deployed with minimal impact on current internal processes and a light touch on an under-resourced internal application support team. Solution: Working alongside an [...]